Knowing When to Leave
April 2023 | AA & Families | Special Section

Knowing When to Leave

After 33 years of marriage, it was decision time. With AA’s help, she made her move

Some say that when you quit drinking, you also have to give up your drinking buddies, and for me that’s so true. I tried to quit, but when your best friend, lover and husband won’t or can’t quit, it becomes nearly impossible to stop drinking.


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