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June 2021 | Dating & Relationships

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After many tries to get sober, would a little tough love help him out?

It was Sunday night. I had 28 days of treatment under my belt and it was time to attend my first AA meeting outside the treatment center. I headed over to St. Agnes parish in Butler, Wisconsin, where I had once attended grade school. It seemed like a good choice for my home group. When I arrived, I was greeted by a guy named John C., lovingly known as “Flat Top John” because of his crew cut hairstyle. I explained that I was there for the First Step meeting.


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