JUST A THOUGHT 12 Rewards of Recovery & Sobriety  1.  Hope instead of Desperation2.  Faith instead of Despair3.  Courage instead of Fear4.  Peace of mind instead of Confusion5.  Self Respect instead of Self Contempt6.  Self confidence instead of Helplessness 7.  The Respect of others instead of Pity and Contempt8.  A clean conscience instead of Guilt9.  Real friendship instead of Lonliness10.A clean pattern of life instead of purposeless existence11.The love and understanding of our families instead of there doubts and fears12.The freedom of a happy life instead of the bondage of a ADDICTED OBSEEION These are attainable some times quickly some times slowly but the always matierlize if you work for them.  until next time..