My dad and I had a rocky relationship while I was drinking.
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Ashville, N. My mom asked me once what she had done wrong. Discussion Topic. In my case, I looked up AA in the phone book and called our local central office.
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I got sober when I was I had moved to Florida to stay with my dad, who was then a sober member of AA. I recently turned 60, and one month later I reached my 32nd AA anniversary. Dear Grapevine. AA News.
But he did pick me up from detox and drive me to a rehab. It was October 28,my 21st birthday.
What matters most By: Kristin S. Fullerton, Free meeting rooms Hickory NC. My friends in high school knew I was a drunk. I walked out to the curb to bring our empty trash can back to the house. I believe that I am a spiritual being, that I am part of a bigger picture. In The Magazine.
In earlyas the COVID pandemic shut meetings across the country, many of us turned to our computers as an alternative. I came into the rooms of AA when I was just That was 40 years ago, and I have meet mature ladies in Philadelphia continuous sobriety ever since.
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Two mornings By: P. Dover, N. It is morning. I grabbed a glass of wine and went in search of our 2-year-old. He kicked me out and had very little to do with me near the end. As my eyes open and my vision focuses, the first thing I see is the half-drunk bottle of beer.
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Leaning In By: Lance R. Lexington, N. Keeping a lid on it By: Norm H. Cary, N. Being here By: Egon O. Longville, Minn. And I thanked God the baby was there. I did it again. Breadcrumb Home In The Magazine. I woke up in my bed to the screaming of the baby. And I was sober.