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I came into program uncomfortable with the concepts of belief and faith. I preferred facts and proof. Belief, I felt, was a sentiment best reserved for the religious, which I was not. I was, however, powerless over food and I wanted what this program had to offer. More than anything, I wanted the Twelve Step promises to come true in my life (Alcoholics Anonymous, 4th ed., pp. 83–84). I would have to find a way to approach Step Two: “Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity.” This is how I did it: I

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