When you have a predisposed tendency towards compulsive gambling just about anything can be taken as a challenge! I have gotten myself into some horrible situations for giving into my impulses. This time around, I promised myself it all would be different. I actually had convinced myself that because I was betting on a sweepstakes to win all new appliances for my acquaintance it was alright to spend my rent currency getting a bunch of tickets. I figured that once I won the prizes I could give some to her to help her out and then sell the rest for a reasonable profit. I purchased nearly a fifth of the tickets that were being sold so I knew that I had an excellent chance at winning. My addiction didn’t let me consider that there was a greater chance at losing as well. Anyway, when the day of the drawing came I was completely anxious to hear my numbers called. The grand prize package included some family room appliances and complete forced air Heating, Ventilation, and A/C equipment. The entire thing was worth more than four thousand dollars and I wanted to win it entirely bad. As it turned out my acquaintance had also purchased one ticket. Yes, I said “one” ticket. One opportunity to win something that would certainly improve her whole life because all of the things in her property were ancient and were typically breaking. Fate dealt its blow and I lost but at least my acquaintance won the grand prize. She was easily gleeful and I was stuck with a few small prizes that I never wanted in the least. I got around to telling her about all the tickets I purchased and she decided to let me have the voucher for the new Heating, Ventilation, and A/C equipment. She didn’t need it anyway because she already had a really nice boiler and didn’t want forced air in her place. I sold the ticket for the price of my rent and promised to never do that again.

When you have a predisposed tendency towards major gambling just about anything can be taken as a complete challenge. I…

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When you have a predisposed tendency towards gambling just about anything can be taken as a challenge for the most part. I have gotten myself into boiling water on numerous occasions for giving into my impulses… This time, I swore that everything would be different. I had convinced myself that because I was betting on a sweepstakes to win all new appliances for my associate it was okay to spend my rent currency getting tickets. I figured that once I won the prizes I could give some to her to help her out plus then sell the rest for a nice little profit. I purchased nearly a third of the tickets that were being sold so I knew that I had a superb chance at winning. My addiction didn’t let me think about the fact that I had a two thirds chance of losing also. Anyway, when the day of the drawing came I was really looking forward to hearing my numbers called. The grand prize package included some family room appliances plus a complete forced air Heating as well as A/C device. The entire thing was worth roughly $5,000 plus I wanted to win so badly. As it turned out my associate had also purchased a ticket. Yes, I said “a” ticket. One small chance to win something that would vastly improve her life because all of the things in her apartment were ancient plus were regularly getting messed up. Fate dealt its blow plus I lost but at least my associate won. She was easily delighted plus I was stuck with a few second prizes that I never wished to have to begin with. I informed her about all the tickets I decided to purchase plus she decided to let me have the voucher for the new Heating as well as A/C device. She didn’t need it anyway because she already had a boiler plus didn’t want forced air. I sold the ticket for the price of my rent plus vowed to never do anything like that again.

When you have a predisposed tendency towards gambling just about anything can be taken as a major challenge. I honestly…

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