Reblog: Let’s Call a Spade a Spade
She is, in my opinion, dead on with this astute post:
I still find it interesting when I encounter folks who have indeed relapsed but prefer to call it something else. Like a mistake. Or a slip. Or a setback. Or (insert your favorite noun) … To me, this suggests that this person hadn’t paid the full fare for the recovery train in the 1st place. […]Let’s Call A Spade A Spade.