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28 Years Later
A sober woman in Louisiana looks back on the years in AA
My first AA meeting was in May 1985. I was living in north Louisiana with my husband and three small children, ages nine, seven and five. Some old friends from further south stopped by for a visit. They took one look at me and said, “You have to come back to Abbeville with us.”
I weighed 98 pounds on a 5’2” frame. Drinking had become a daily activity: lunch, dinner and after dinner. That was not my only problem at the time. I was having an affair and the drinking pushed my guilt down for a time. I blamed my husband because I told myself he was not the one I was suppose to be...
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