As an addict's significant other, you take on that anxiety and worry.
Although it won't be the same for everyone, maybe some of you can relate.
If you're romantically involved with a current or former drug addict, just know it's not all bad.
There is a reason addicts continue attending Narcotics Anonymous meetings and therapy sessions; dealing with addiction is a lifelong battle.
Some days are better than others, but the temptation to use drugs is a strong force that can set back years of progress.
I wasn’t so upset that he was in the pot business — I was more upset that he was terrible at it. It had been about two weeks after he had moved in, taking my precious closet space, getting his car confiscated and slowly hinting at just how messed up everything was for him.