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Would you let a gambling addict hit rock bottom Watch

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    Perhaps; although I might be inclined to bail them out if they promised to hunt down and destroy your keyboard.
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    It's their choice at the end of the day if they want to gamble or not. If they are adults and it's their own money they can spend it how they wish as long as they aren't breaking the law.
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    If they literally paid no heed to any advice or support I offered idk what else I'd be able to do?
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    (Original post by Ciel.)
    Nope (if I really cared about them).
    Lol what if they never listened and does it every single day
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    (Original post by Profesh)
    Perhaps; although I might be inclined to bail them out if they promised to hunt down and destroy your keyboard.
    What if there in dept of 1000s of pounds
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    (Original post by Trapz99)
    It's their choice at the end of the day if they want to gamble or not. If they are adults and it's their own money they can spend it how they wish as long as they aren't breaking the law.
    What if they always borrowed money to gamble and lied saying it was for something else or worse if they stole money from you to gamble or if they ask you to bail them out due to gambling if their in areas etc
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    (Original post by Retired_Messiah)
    If they literally paid no heed to any advice or support I offered idk what else I'd be able to do?
    Nothing you just have to get on with your life somehow
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    Nope, I would have walked long before then.
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    (Original post by Allie4)
    Nope, I would have walked long before then.
    What if you was living with person and your very close like your mother etc
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    I'd be interested to see how different the responses to this thread would be if this were about a different addiction.
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    (Original post by lewjen)
    I'd be interested to see how different the responses to this thread would be if this were about a different addiction.
    They all tend to work in a similar way. If somebody's seriously addicted to something pretty dangerous in someway (both in terms of health and income) and won't accept support or advice they usually have to hit the bottom before they're motivated to actually do anything about it.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    Trust me gamblers gotta learn the hard way your gambling to lose gamblers are so ignorant
    lol it's you again ini


    the one with the addicted mum
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    What if you was living with person and your very close like your mother etc
    lmao I KNEW IT!!

    mate...come on...
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    What if you was living with person and your very close like your mother etc
    oh, well in that case I want to say no. but realistically I know its easier said that done. if they are truly addicted and destined to hit rock bottom then they will no matter what you do to try and prevent it
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    Lol what if they never listened and does it every single day
    I'd tie them up if I had to. Literally. I mean it.
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    (Original post by lewjen)
    I'd be interested to see how different the responses to this thread would be if this were about a different addiction.
    Gambling addiction is the worst by far
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    (Original post by Retired_Messiah)
    They all tend to work in a similar way. If somebody's seriously addicted to something pretty dangerous in someway (both in terms of health and income) and won't accept support or advice they usually have to hit the bottom before they're motivated to actually do anything about it.
    What if they keep gambling and gambling till they do something they regret like braki g the laptop or stealing money etc
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    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    lol it's you again ini


    the one with the addicted mum
    Lol yeah she’s addicted to online gambling
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    Yes. There's no way for them to learn except the hard way, if they aren't willing to help themselves in the first place
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    (Original post by Allie4)
    oh, well in that case I want to say no. but realistically I know its easier said that done. if they are truly addicted and destined to hit rock bottom then they will no matter what you do to try and prevent it
    Your gonna hit rock bottom get sick and die gambling’s like cancer can kill you read this https://www.alternet.org/how-gamblin...-or-alcoholism
 
 
 
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