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What’s On Your Mind: Chanting

It does “work if you work it,” but do you really need to keep saying that?

Repetitive chanting is making my experience in AA feel more like a cult gathering than the Fellowship that saved my life. In fact, all this chanting and audience participation reminds me of the religious lunacy of my youth.


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