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Desperate?

Postby PaigeB » Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:38 pm

We learned that we had to
fully concede
to our innermost selves that we were alcoholics.

This is the first step in recovery.
The delusion that we are like other people, or presently may be, has to be smashed.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 30

Normal people don't get it. They do not think like us and cannot imagine how we think. Talk to another alcoholic TODAY.
THE 100% STEP
Only Step One, where we made the 100 percent admission we were powerless over alcohol, can be practised with absolute perfection.

TWELVE STEPS AND TWELVE TRADITIONS, p. 68
If I'm not able to say how I'm working my program today, then I'm not working my program.
The e-AA Group's 7th Tradition link: www.e-aa.org/group_seventh.php
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Re: Desperate?

Postby PaigeB » Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:56 pm

Three Chapters From The Big Book-

1.The Doctors' Opinion.
http://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/en_bigbo ... pinion.pdf

2.There Is A Solution.
http://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/en_bigbook_chapt2.pdf

3.More About Alcoholism.
http://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/en_bigbook_chapt3.pdf

The 12 Steps and 12 Traditions
https://www.aa.org/pages/en_US/read-the ... traditions
If I'm not able to say how I'm working my program today, then I'm not working my program.
The e-AA Group's 7th Tradition link: www.e-aa.org/group_seventh.php
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Re: Desperate?

Postby positrac » Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:54 am

That is why they are considered "normies" and we are drunks! :wink:
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Re: Desperate?

Postby MagMary » Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:56 pm

positrac wrote:That is why they are considered "normies" and we are drunks! :wink:


Yep!
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