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Personal Conduct and the Group
Her sponsor explained to her how Tradition Four figured
Although autonomy is a ten-dollar word, in relation to us, it means that every AA group can manage its affairs exactly as it pleases, except when AA as a whole is threatened.
Is it true we have no rules in AA? Using my personal experience as an example, my sponsor tells me I should:
Get to the meeting early enough to get my refreshment and be in my seat before the meeting starts;
Pay attention during the meeting. Refrain from whispering and messing around;
Count the money in the basket after, not during, the meeting; and
Keep me comments brief if the...
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