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- Mon Mar 18, 2013 2:45 pm
- Forum: For the Newcomer
- Topic: still find it hard to accept
- Replies: 11
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I got sober one month before my 18th birthday. My drinking got me kicked out of a couple of schools, a few hospitalizations, a trip to a mental institution, numerous arrest, a few nights in jail, counseling, rehabs, halfway houses, loss of friends, loss of self respect, probation based on attending ...
After nine plus years I think you know what you should do. The self center fear that is part of the disease of alcoholism is always present. Sometimes it's big things or sometimes it's little things that set it off. I find the problem isn't the situation or the other person. It's me, and that's what...
- Tue Feb 26, 2013 11:21 am
- Forum: Young People in AA (YPAA)
- Topic: Young and Sponsoring
- Replies: 15
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As everyone has said, I can only carry the message, not the drunk. I got sober in my teens back when Jimmy Carter was president. Drank every day, smoked pot every day, shot up meth whenever I could get it and did any other drug I could get my hands on. Trying to control usage by just smoking pot was...