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From the December 2018 magazine.

Land of the giants

They taught him who he was and how to live. They were the members who gave him his start

I got sober in a meeting, not a group. It was called the Lighten Up Turkeys meeting and it met in the student union every day at noon. No coffee, no chips, no basket—just sobriety. 

After a few months of attending that meeting, I realized there were other meetings much closer to where I lived. So I started attending one of them about 25 miles south of where I lived. 

-- Bob W.

Lafayette, Louisiana

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