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Web Exclusive: A Family Trip Remembered

A sober man looks back at an early intervention by his mother during his teenage years

She cornered me in a campground in Utah. This was during the middle of a two-week family trip. I had decided to not drink or do anything else during those two weeks in order to prove that I did not have a problem with alcohol. I was sixteen at the time and it was my mom who had cornered me.

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