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Books on dating a recovering alcoholic

Many have a hard time accepting that a hiatus from intimate relationships is necessary.

But we do not live in an ideal world and many people fall for alcoholics.

It can be very hard, especially at the beginning of a relationship,to leave someone you really care for, even love because he/she has a drinking problem.

Kate and Jeremy met in 2008, when she was 18 and he was 23, at an Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting.

But this is not what the recovering addict is thinking about.

In my case, there were months of lying about his sobriety when I just wasn’t sure whether he was drinking or not.

Had I begun the list sooner, instead of listening to the words I so wanted to believe, I would have saved myself at least a year of heartbreak.

I saw her in the meeting and I kept on flashing, like, goofy grins at her and she wouldn't look back at me.