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The Trouble With Feelings

Photo by monica di loxley on Unsplash

I got drunk tonight. Sad drunk. Numb drunk. Low-key, sleepy drunk.

I did it on purpose. As I scanned the bottles in our measly stocked liquor cabinet, I already had the end in mind.

It has been a long, long time since I‘ve reached for a drink like that. I’d almost forgotten why I shouldn’t.

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S.J. Elliott

S.J. Elliott

Aspiring story-teller. Ordained coffee connoisseur. I write about my spiritual journey, processing personal trauma, & my quest to be a better human/woman/wife.