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Old Errors, New Hope

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Step Twelve: Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these Steps, we tried to carry this message to compulsive overeaters and to practice these principles in all our affairs. I know I am not alone, because of the fellowship I find in the OA rooms. This knowing works positively in all areas of my life—just as the Twelfth Step does. Today, I was sharing my experience, strength, and hope with a relative newcomer, and I wanted that person to know she was not alone. I found it necessary to talk about what I used to be like before

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