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CocoCatmine Wed 25-Oct-17 21:13:41

Ok do you, if you are a smoker
A) smoke indoors
B) smoke in the doorway (door open)
C) smoke completely outside (doors to house closed)

Please let me know which applies to you

I will let you know if I’m the smoker or the OH and why

DancesWithOtters Wed 25-Oct-17 21:17:02

When I was a smoker and lived alone I smoked in my flat.

When I moved in with DP I smoked outside with doors closed.

Quit 3 years ago.

Smarshian Wed 25-Oct-17 21:21:57

Quit 2 years age but never smoked inside, always outside doors closed.

CocoCatmine Wed 25-Oct-17 21:22:04

Good for you, I assume your DP you moved in with was a non smoker?

Smarshian Wed 25-Oct-17 21:22:16

*ago

Badhairday1001 Wed 25-Oct-17 21:24:02

When I used to smoke it was always fully outside, never in the house.

CocoCatmine Wed 25-Oct-17 21:25:00

Shmarsian did you smoke completely outside due to a partner you lived with or because you didn’t want smell inside or what reason?

SleepingBooty Wed 25-Oct-17 21:29:14

When I smoked (quit 2 yrs ago) always outside with the doors closed. DH never smoked.
On the odd occasion it was torrential rain, I go in the garage with the door open but that was rare. Despite smoking for 16yrs I hated the lingering smell.

CocoCatmine Wed 25-Oct-17 21:34:07

You are all too good, want to know if you still smoke and where? Well done if you’ve given up

DancesWithOtters Wed 25-Oct-17 21:37:08

Yes he was a non-smoker.

OddBoots Wed 25-Oct-17 21:37:15

My neighbours go outside and shut the door, I know because in warm weather I am on high alert for the sound of their back door so I can shut my window.

DailyMailDontStealMyThread Wed 25-Oct-17 21:38:57

C

Uptownfuckuup Wed 25-Oct-17 21:39:58

Outside door closed with a smoking jacket that gets left outside too
I hate the lingering smell

BusterTheBulldog Wed 25-Oct-17 21:41:58

My dad (in 70s) smokes in house. No room off bounds. It is rank. He’d smoke in mine if I let him, as it is I make him go outside door shut. Over and over he tries to open door to talk to us in house. It infuriated me!

Smarshian Wed 25-Oct-17 21:42:47

I just didn't like the lingering smell. I lived with flat mates for a while/ rented houses and it was just polite to them. Carried on when I bought a house and then dp moved in (non smoker)

JWrecks Wed 25-Oct-17 21:42:48

NEVER have smoked indoors. I'm a smoker for years and even i think it's disgusting, it chokes me, and it's just horrible in every way.

I smoke outdoors, as far outdoors as I can, even at my own house.

I'm also HORRIBLY paranoid about smoking around non-smokers so will virtually hide to smoke if I can, if non-smokers might be anywhere near.

Justwaitingforaline Wed 25-Oct-17 21:45:25

When I smoked, it was always fully outside the house with doors closed and away from any open window. I also used to wash my hands/use anti bac gel afterwards.

Exceptions to the non smoker I now am are weddings and the very rare night out.

wibblywobblyfish Wed 25-Oct-17 21:47:20

I used to smoke indoors until I had my ceiling painted, the shock of the nicotine stains made me go outside, tbh not always with the door shut. I smoked outside only for about the next 4 years then quit. The smell didn't and still doesn't overly bother me

Marzydotes Wed 25-Oct-17 21:50:17

Many of you are just so caring and tolerant. It is lovely to see that as it is really so rare now.

Take a bow.

usernameavailable Wed 25-Oct-17 21:50:23

Both me and DP smoke. Before children it was in the house. Now, i smoke outside door closed. If the upstairs windows are open (dc's bedrooms) I smoke at the bottom of garden.

CocoCatmine Wed 25-Oct-17 21:52:07

Sorry dances was asking you, but see you realised!

BertieBotts Wed 25-Oct-17 21:54:36

I don't smoke any more but when I did, sometimes in the doorway, mostly fully outside. I didn't want the smoke in the house with DS. But I sometimes broke the rule.

If I was ever smoking at somebody else's house I'd smoke right outside.

dudsville Wed 25-Oct-17 21:54:53

I smoke. Only of an evening in my own garden with doors shut. I don't carry cigarettes during the day or smoke anywhere else. I enjoy smoking but don't enjoy my house smelling of it. My oh doesn't smoke.

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