From the January 2020 magazine.

A Night of Normal Drinking

Just in case he ever forgets, a member recalls what an evening out was actually like

There is often talk in recovery of “normal drinking.” A passage in one of the standard readings at my AA meetings mentions how no one has figured out how to make a normal drinker out of an alcoholic. I used to think it was easy.

It got me to thinking. Want to be a “normal” drinker? Sure. Here’s what I did... 

-- Simon J.

Berwyn Heights, Md.

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