Responses from readers to the special section in the May 2000 Grapevine titled, "Is AA for Everyone?"
I was particularly interested in Gabby H.'s story, "Alone Among Many." Many years ago one of AA's Jewish members, whom we'll call "Sid," became friends with an AA brother who had immigrated from Germany and ran a garage specializing in Volkswagens. The Jewish member, new to the program, attended an AA luncheon group and said to his German friend, whom we'll call "Hans": "You know, I'm Jewish." "Ja, is that so?" said Hans, busily eating away in the European...
-- Taylor C.