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When my selfish reasons for having relationships are changed without being in one maybe then i'm ready to be in one. If I had asked for advise about relationships early in recovery I would not have been married twice in early in recovery.
You start to wonder whether your date has a drinking problem or worse, is an alcoholic. It is better to know before you get too involved, whether your prospective partner is drink dependent. If you think that you may be dating an alcoholic then there are certain signs that you can look for in their behavior. Yes, in an ideal world you would say thank you but no thank you.
These signs do not necessarily mean your dating an alcoholic but they are indicators that he/she most definitely has a problem with drinking and may well be alcohol dependent. Getting involved with an alcoholic will always end in tears.
Essentially, the only difference in these individuals is the absence of a substance.
The popular analogy in recovery is, “…if you sober up a horse thief, what do you get? A person with chemical dependency issues who is currently abstinent yet regressing in recovery.