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I started smoking when I was 16 out of peer pressure. My classmates and I would sneak out Girl with smoke class and buy imported cigarettes from a store near a Starbucks. I smoke to celebrate. I smoke when I work.

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Just so you know. My routine would be to smoke then vigorously wash my hands twice with soap and water. The lingering smell never appealed to me. I felt sorry for him.

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After more than a decade of this habit, I have achieved the dreaded permanent smokey breath. Now, no matter what fancy dental hygiene product I use or how many, I seem to have bad breath all day every day.

Thus forming the new habit of having a pack of mint gum in my purse. A friend and I were standing at a curb; him bustling around Girl with smoke to keep his heart rate up mid jog and I smoking a stick. After a few minutes he got tired of our spot and asked that we started moving.

He asked if this was because I thought that walking in public while smoking a cigarette will make me less of a woman.

It is an expensive hobby. The cuter the lighter gets, the more expensive it becomes. I feel personally judged at these places because I tend to justify my habit in my head. Why can I not smoke because it offends Girl with smoke smokers? The procedure was fine with me until he got to the part about quitting smoking. I got up and said thanks and switched dentists. A new Thought Catalog series exploring our connection to each other, our food, and where it comes from.

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