All The Way

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Today, I am celebrating thirty years of abstinence. It took me four years to get, and I truly appreciate the miracle of still having it so many years later. When I came to OA in 1985, I was 21 years old, and I had no idea what OA was going to do for me. Like many people, I wanted to lose weight and, ideally, learn how to not break a diet. For years, I had been a hardcore binge eater and sugar addict. I was capable of eating five to six thousand calories a day and gaining a pound (.5 kg)

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