The 73 - year-old Newcomer
August 2021 | Seniors in AA

The 73 - year-old Newcomer

For someone who couldn’t believe you could stop drinking after 70, she’s sure loving life now

In January of 2017, I walked through the doors of AA for the first time at the age of 73. My husband of 47 years had died three months earlier and my alcoholic depression was so overwhelming that I could no longer think normally.


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