WTF Anybody ever take part in (or be the recipient of) an intervention?

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    "If you really hate yourself, eat a philly cheese steak sandwhich!" --Arthur Lange

    :p

    On a serious note, a friend of mine is due one very soon for alcoholism--any experiences with interventions from you shed members?
     
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    Be a good host and have plenty of cold beer and snacks on hand.
     
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    Fillmore Fingers Sandy Vag Banned User

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    Stern show related because of the KC clip ;)
     
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    I have not been the object nor a participant in one. Not always sure they are helpful.
     
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    No.
    If someone is behaving poorly, I blow them off.
     
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    Years ago I had a problem with prescription drugs. It got bad enough to where I was on the streets for a while. I finally had enough and gave myself an intervention. I thought long and hard about killing myself and then decided that would be the pussy way out. I sought out some help and got clean. This October will be 10 years.
     
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    No.. but thank you for your interest.
     
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    I've had to intervene a couple times in here to stop people from listening to Stern.
     
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    I was part of one for an old friend who has a real bad drinking problem.
    Didn't work. He's worse now than he ever was. He's determined to drink himself to death and doesn't want any help.
    I cut him lose a while ago.
     
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    Yeah, I don't think this one will work either.

    This gal was diagnosed with chronic liver failure about 6 months ago and drinks in secret. If she doesn't go back home, I doubt she'll see another year. 35 years old.
     
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    Wow, that's rough. Glad you turned things around. :hug:
     
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    Yes.
     
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    It sucks but there's only so much you can do.
    I've been friends with this guy since elementary school. He has his mind made up and that's it. He's not quitting.
     
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    Yeah I was a piece of shit for a while there. No good to anyone.
     
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    This is as close as I've gotten ....

     
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    Yes.

    And fuck those buttinskies.