From the June 2013 magazine.

June 2013: The Lift, The Laugh, The Life

Gratefully, gratefully, the desire to obsessively drink was lifted from me early on. This occurred only after I obtained a sponsor and began working the Steps. I don’t know exactly when this occurred, but I do remember when I noticed it.

The Lift

It was about 9:30 on a Sunday night and I felt like I had forgotten to do something that day—something important. It took a few minutes, but I finally realized that I had not even thought about a drink that day! And actually, I didn’t even want it—a major miracle for someone whose body and soul craved and consumed alcohol for...

-- —Dina T.

Charleston, South Carolina

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