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Bearable Bob: ‘Candy Is For Quitters’

“Well, today makes four months without a cigarette. Who’d a thunk. Longest I’ve ever quit. Is it getting easier? Some days I guess. I miss the little (ahem, suckers). Always there, always reliable, always packed together ready to tickle my dopaminergics. (Sigh) Come on baby, light my fire. Do I feel better? Yeah. Even though I’ve gained 20 lbs and eat way too much candy, my energy level is much higher and I smell better and all that. I think (or hope) I’ve peaked on the weight gain as I’ve lost a couple of pounds recently.”

For the rest of Bearable Bob’s post re: quitting smoking, click here.

DFO: Monster Hat Tip for making this far, Bob.


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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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