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I can clearly remember my frame of mind the first time I attended an OA meeting. I had absolutely no idea what OA was about, or how or why it worked. Most importantly, I wasn’t at all sure I belonged there. I wasn’t sure I fit the profile of a person who needed OA. Because of that, my first meeting was very tentative—a sort of dipping-my-toe-in-the-water experiment. For some reason, I had this image of being approached after the meeting by a whole bunch of well-meaning but overeager OA followers trying to gang-save me or pressure me to join their

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