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Published November 2013.

Relationships Reconsidered

Learning to practice the principles in all his affairs made all the difference

When I got sober in 1999, I had been married for just 18 months and arrived in the rooms on what you might call a "wife card." I hadn't gone to jail, wasn't homeless, and was still successful in my employment.

Everything from the outside was "looking good!" So, naturally, I figured I was not as bad off as all of you and therefore didn't need to do everything that was suggested.

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