Dating a crackhead
But, for most people, very little (if anything) is known about just how this drug affects those who use it, as well as the lifestyle that is part and parcel of the addiction. In that time, I learned that someone I had known for more than three years was in fact addicted to crack cocaine.This was someone who I previously thought was "only" struggling with a heroin addiction.My 25-year-old younger sister returned from Nairobi where she was pursuing a degree.She has always been the independent type and I always admired her for acting more mature than her age.Dating a drug addict, as with dating anyone, comes with pros and cons.Drug addicts, even if they have been clean for months or years, are difficult to trust. The problems that typically plague standard relationships, from forgetting an anniversary to cheating, create an almost impenetrable barrier in the relationship.
On further probing, I noticed weird habits about him and decided to do my own investigation. Crack is a drug everyone has heard of and everyone knows about; to some extent.It's a drug that is well-known for it's devastating effects on the user and many cliches and stereotypes abound today when the word "crackhead" is used.I was constantly in a state of limbo about the success of my partner and the future of our relationship.This is my personal experience dating a drug addict.