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I am done

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by 42yearsin&pissed, Sep 2, 2009.

  1. Hi,

    I was in Scientology for 42 years. Off OT7 now and out. Way out.

    I want to thank Jeff Hawkins for writing up his experiences. His doing so really corroborated some things that I was initially told about uplines' viciousness.

    I figure if I can come out after so many years in, anybody can. I was mostly a public person, only on staff for a total of 13 months.

    I never would have believed my not being a Scientologist at this stage of my life. Circumstances within my family woke me up.

    I'm so embarrassed about not knowing about the human rights abuses, or ignoring them, which is worse.

    I'm not a free-zoner, either.

    I am DONE.
     
  2. Thrak

    Thrak Gold Meritorious Patron

    Welcome aboard. It's great when new exes show up. :clap:
     
  3. dontscamme

    dontscamme Patron Meritorious

    :welcome:

    Glad you made it out of the CoS and registered here. :)

    Hope to hear more from you. :yes:
     
  4. Operating DB

    Operating DB Truman Show Dropout

    I am thrilled you are out! Welcome to the club! You are in good company!
     
  5. Mystic

    Mystic Crusader

    A happy welcome, I am done.

    I was in for 35 years. On staff some 12 years; mostly lodged in tech.

    We are the Free Beings.
     
  6. 42 years, wow that is a long time. If you do not mind answering. How old were you when you got started.

    Good to see you were able to get out. :)
     
  7. Outethicsofficer

    Outethicsofficer Silver Meritorious Patron

    Welcome

    Hi and a very big welcome to you, you will find many friends here. Great post signature 42yearsin&pissed:lol: I like it:)
    James
     
  8. dchoiceisalwaysrs

    dchoiceisalwaysrs Gold Meritorious Patron

    Welcome 42years

    Hell what took you so long..I was only in 35 before I got smart.. :D

    So glad you made it.

    what brought you to ESMB?
     
  9. supafreak

    supafreak Patron Meritorious

    :welcome: to ESMB!

    Jeff Hawkins' blog is excellent.
     
  10. Happy Days

    Happy Days Silver Meritorious Patron

    Hi there and a very big welcome to you ... wow 42 years... that's some time.

    You must have been a young chicken when you first made contact with Scientology .... :coolwink:

    I'm really looking forward to reading your story. :yes: :yes:
     
  11. lie2meiluvit

    lie2meiluvit Patron with Honors

    Welcome 42years! Looking forward to reading your posts. :)
     
  12. Carmel

    Carmel Crusader

    Welcome to ESMB, 42years. :)
     
  13. I told you I was trouble

    I told you I was trouble Suspended animation


    Welcome.

    :bighug:

    42 years!

    I love your nick BTW (there's no wonder ... you are pissed).

    You are going to love it here.

    :yes:
     
  14. I have the urge to chat with others who have similar experiences. I love reading about theirs.

    Obviously, you're smarter than I because you were only in for 35 years!:)
     
  15. Panda Termint

    Panda Termint Cabal Of One

    In since 1967? Wow, you must know half of us! Welcome.
     
  16. Zinjifar

    Zinjifar Silver Meritorious Sponsor

    welcome aboard 42. Look forward to hearing more from you.

    Zinj
     
  17. minnie

    minnie Patron with Honors

    I loved Jeff Hawkin's blog too! Welcome 42 years and pissed! :happydance: Cannot wait to see your observations about this and that.
     
  18. byte301

    byte301 Crusader

    Welcome! We can all say we know just how you feel...
     
  19. honduras

    honduras Patron

    Welcome

    You made the right step, hang in there, now comes the healing process. Great to have you out and you should know you have friends here, would love to hear more details about your story
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  20. Anonycat

    Anonycat Crusader

    Welcome back!

    :happydance:

    His story was very moving. I'm so glad you found out the truth! I only wish everyone did. You are a lucky one :yes:

    I'd love to interview you when you're ready - it must be an amazing story to share!

    Welcome, welcome home.