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Published October 2013.

Far and Away

On vacation, she had trouble finding a meeting until a little sign showed her the way

I recently took a trip to the Caribbean with my family. I had talked with my sponsor and other members of AA about going to meetings while away. I went on the AA website and was able to get a meeting schedule. There was only one place on the island that had meetings.

The morning after we arrived I had my sons drive me to the meeting place. We left early enough to be able to find it. So with three sons and two of their girlfriends in the car, we set out so I could continue to maintain my sobriety.

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