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Out of the Spin Cycle

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Before OA changed everything, my life was so unmanageable I couldn’t see that I was physically exhausted, emotionally oblivious, and spiritually impoverished. At 5 feet 10 inches (177 cm) tall and weighing 267 pounds (121 kg), my body was tired; I lived in every kind of pain. I could only identify the most basic emotions: anger, sadness, or happiness (it was mostly variations of anger in those days). I believed I could have health and happiness, but my only attempts to get them were claims that I was irreproachable. My relationships were strained, and my work was unrewarding. I lived

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