From the February 2010 magazine.

Over the edge

A young AA finds the program after almost killing a friend in a blackout

I DID really well in school and loved sports as a kid. I loved making new friends and having a great time just running around, as a kid should.

Somewhere between 10 and 12 years old, I began to become introverted. I started to pick up ways of thinking and responding to emotions and the world that would eventually become deadly to my spirit, my growth and my fellow man.


White Plains, N.Y.

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