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Kindness and Wellness

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Attraction is hard to pinpoint. I didn’t really know what kept me coming back to OA in those early days, over four years ago. I was attracted to the warmth of the OA rooms. Not the physical rooms—much of the time they were quite the opposite of attractive. Some of those ancient, cold, dark, damp, even moldy rooms might have deterred me from coming back. But thank God for the gift of desperation because it was one huge saving grace, especially when I drove two hours round-trip to get to meetings on cold evenings. While desperation may have pushed me

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