Thursday, December 31, 2009

Last Post Before The Move.

This is it - my last day in this house - tomorrow, the city! We're both giddy with excitement, the house is a maze of boxes, and there's still some work to be done, so this will be a short post.

I will be offline until the 3rd, when my ip has promised hookup in the new place; as soon as I've got internet, I'll check in. (I hadn't anticipated, when I started this blog, the sense of community I feel with the recovery world online.)

My spouse was joking last night that the dogs have the right idea of how to go about a move - walk around the boxes instead of complaining that they're in the way, don't let the fact that almost everything is packed away stop you from having a good wrestle with your favourite toy, and never miss a chance for a nap.

From the ODAT, page 366:

"Again I resolve to live the coming year One Day At A Time, easing myself of the burdens of the past and the uncertainties of the future. Whatever may come, I will meet it with a serene mind."

7 comments:

  1. Best wishes on your adventure. We'll be right there alongside. I look forward to hearing your impressions of your new home.

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  2. A new home, a new decade. How lovely. Good luck. Happy New Year. I look forward to your dispatches from your new vantage point.

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  3. If we don't hear from you on the 3rd, I'm going to send in the rescue dogs :-D May you have a peaceful move and may the giddyness continue into your New Year and New Home.

    namaste

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  4. God bless your move and your new home. We'll be waiting till you are back on-line.

    Oh how I love Al-Anon. It is a life-saver. The principles of the program and my sponsor saved this New Year's Eve day for me. It made it possible to truly celebrate.

    Love and best wishes.
    PG

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  5. Happy new year and best wishes to you in your move.

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  6. Good luck! I love the comment about the dogs. They are a good model to follow.

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