Stories of courtship are often described as an incredible experience.
This honeymoon period is seen by the sober mate as a remarkable love story.
So how can you become ready to address your own codependence and co-addiction? And a section at the end for your questions or comments or experiences.
In the beginning of a relationship with an addict things are usually amazing.
The new relationship is so intense that the addict is usually able to hide their demons.
I love him dearly, more than I have ever loved another human.
We’ve talked of marriage and moving away together, and he’s told me many times I’m his soul-mate.
Maybe it was beer and marijuana in the garage of a teenaged friend while his parents were away. Increasingly, getting the drugs he (or she) needs becomes the most compelling thing in his life.
Of course, this means that his relationships are going to go onto the back burner.