How is Everyone

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Hey All

Just wondered how everyone is doing during this terrible time.

I know pubs, bars etc are closed, so no outlet there. I will admit I am drinking more, a couple of ciders or wine at night. I am not drinking alone, but with family, but it is becoming a habit which needs breaking.

Some supermarkets have sold six months alcohol during these last few weeks, so just wondered how folk were doing.

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    Hi Vicky & Bikerjools,

    Yes times are very trying at the moment.

    My brother has had it and my sister in law is currently in ICU on a ventilator so we are hoping everyday for

    good news. She's been in a week now and is making slow progress but she was a fit and healthy 50 year old before the virus got to her.

    So I think, to be honest, in these exceptional circumstances it's understandable that alcohol consumption is not 100% the main worry of everyone's day to day lives.

    I've noticed the alcohol aisles being plundered over the last few weeks too!!

    Anyway I think that as long as you drink in moderation and don't go over to top then when this frightening situation is more under control you can think of addressing the problem again then.

    Wishing everyone all the best, keep indoors and keep safe!!

    Claire xx

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      Hi Claire, I am so sorry for your family, hopefully your sister-in-law makes it through, with a full recovery....Best Wishes for you & your family💒☮♾🎶🐾🌈🍀

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      dear claire, what a horrible situation for her and i am praying that she will pull through and survive. recovery is possible. for certain. alchohol is the least worrying right now as you indicate and i agree. staying alive is the key. i wait to hear from you and we are always here to listen.

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    hi vicky lou. you are still upfront and honest and only drink with your family. all is well here. i work from home in our bedroom 5 hours per day 4 days per week. 20 hours weekly is great and the first 2 weeks working from home has been spectactular..i speak 5 languages and call all of europe and have had great discussions. twins with wife downstairs online school maths, science and violin lessons on skype. amazing so far. they wrote letters to the government as well. play football in the garden and trampolining. we do not go out at all. online food shopping and delivered in front of our door. wipe every item with anti bac wipes...keep well everybody

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