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Applying the Traditions

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This year I will celebrate my twenty-first anniversary with my large corporate employer, a miracle I can only attribute to the OA program and my Higher Power. I am grateful for this continuing gainful employment that has enabled me to provide financially for myself and my now-grown children. I am exceedingly mindful that this anniversary might not have come to pass were it not for program. Looking back, it was in an OA Step Study meeting where I learned of my propensity for “big shot-ism” and saw how I used my employment circumstances as a stage to act out that

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