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Many Forms of Footwork

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I am a compulsive eater and have been in program for thirteen years, but abstinent consistently, if not perfectly, for only the past year. I don’t like to count numbers and days, but I consider my first twelve years in program as vital to me and my recovery as this past abstinent year has been. For me, recovery isn’t a race; it’s a journey, and I don’t have to feel guilty if it takes me longer than I thought it would. I have a lifetime to recover, and I plan on using every moment of it to do just that.

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