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#1 Shotgunchewy

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 07:12 PM

After 12 years of silence I started talking last year.

I'm glad I found this site

Nathan

#2 Melli

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 07:34 PM

Hi, Nathan!

 

I'm new as of today, and I'm so glad to meet you. And I'm so glad we both have found a safe place to open up and share.



#3 angelic

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 07:37 PM

hello Nathan

 

welcome to After Silence, I'm Paula , one of the newbie support team here, I hope you are finding your way around the board okay, if you need any help, please let me know, and I will do my best to help

 

take care, Paula



#4 abcate

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 08:54 PM

Hi Nathan,
I'm really happy that you came here and broke the silence, you should be really proud of yourself. I'm glad that you found this site too, I'm also really glad I found it, it helps so much. I wish you the best of luck through everything, and you're never alone. 



#5 lucyinthesky

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 09:06 PM

Congrats for finally breaking your silence! :aswelcomesu: :candle:

#6 Sandycheeks

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 11:14 PM

Hello Nathan, Welcome to AS, sorry for the reason you are here, the people here are wonderful  and very supportive! This is your first step in healing, breaking the silence.



#7 chant2012

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Posted 19 February 2014 - 12:51 AM

I am sorry that you have a reason to be here, but since you do, I am glad that you found AS!
I sincerely hope that you find this site as helpful as I have in my healing journey.
You have taken a really big and positive step in your healing by joining AS and I am proud of you!
Feel free to PM if you need to. I will listen.
Welcome again! Safe :hug: if OK. 

 

 

Much love and support, your friend, Chantel ♥



#8 Shotgunchewy

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Posted 23 February 2014 - 04:36 PM

Thank you for the welcomes guys, I'm a bit up and down atm, I kinda want to talk but also feel a bit overwhelmed since I found this site 



#9 Nightwhisp

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Posted 23 February 2014 - 07:21 PM

Nathan, im glad you found this site too!  I am also new.  Ive only been around for like a week I think.  I was really nervous but everyone is so nice and understanding.  Whenever you get ready im sure you'll find some support here. 

hugs if ok



#10 ~FOUND~

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 07:35 AM

Hi there.
Welcome to AS.

I hope you are finding your way around the boards ok.

Found



#11 Shotgunchewy

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 09:28 AM

Thank you, the support means a great deal. 😊🐱

#12 janepp

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 11:01 AM

Welcome to AS

 

I hope you find lots of support here!!

 

:aswelcomesu:  :youcanheal:

 

Janepp



#13 drowningnotwaving

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 03:01 PM

:hi: Welcome to AS



#14 ~FOUND~

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 09:54 PM

Thank you, the support means a great deal.

You're welcome.