I am a drug addict because the drug controls me, I cannot control the drug. I am a drug addict because the drug means more to me than the people I love. I didn’t intend on becoming a drug addict, but it did happen and now I need to do something about it. I’m scared and I don’t want to admit that I have a problem, even though I do. I need help because breaking free of this drug is going to take more than just me wanting to be better.
I am a drug addict because my drug of choice is the first thing I think about when I wake up and the last thing I think about before I go to sleep. I need help because I cannot stop myself from wanting the drug or thinking about it. I am a drug addict because sometimes I do things that are against my true nature. I may steal or argue or even become violent. I need help because the drug controls my mind, body and spirit.
I am a drug addict because I made a choice to try this drug and very soon, it got the best of me and I couldn’t stop. I need help because I keep needing more and more of the drug to feel satisfied. I am a drug addict because my entire world revolves around my drugs. There is nothing or no one that comes before my addiction. I need help because I am pushing away the very people who care about me.
I am a drug addict because the drugs are now affecting my health. I need help because eventually, the drugs will kill me. I am a drug addict because I cannot be trusted with money. To me, money is for buying drugs. I am a drug addict because everyone keeps telling me I am. I need help because I don’t or don’t want to see it myself. I am a drug addict because I am not the same person I was before I started using and I need help because I miss the old me, and so does my family. I am a drug addict because the only time I feel alive is when I am high. I need help because I want to know real happiness again and not one that comes from a bottle or a pipe.