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The Right Here, Right Now
I had several relationships while drinking but none of them stuck. I was even engaged once and it fell apart because of drugs and alcohol. The invitations were printed and my wedding dress purchased.
I always wanted to be married, have children and have a normal life. I was always looking to be loved and yet could never find any balance of "I love him as much as he loves me."
I finally hit a bottom, got into recovery and began to have an awakening as the result of the 12 Steps. In AA I discovered a relationship and a trust in a higher power. My life began to get better and I...
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A four-legged friend helped him out of his loneliness and isolation
He got sober and got to live his happy, joyous and free life