From the October 2017 magazine.

Dear Grapevine

Service goes on

I first came into AA in 1978 while serving in the Marine Corps. But I finally sobered up in 2001. After about 32 years of off and on drinking, four treatment centers, and many, many AA meetings, I finally worked the Steps, got a sponsor and a Higher Power and began to carry the message, chair meetings and sponsor others.

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