I came into Overeaters Anonymous more than nineteen years ago weighing 250 pounds (113 kg). I thought I was one of God’s biggest mistakes. I hated myself. I hated my body. I recall looking in the mirror and wishing I could just take a knife and cut off all the fat rolls. I got a sponsor at my first OA meeting. I began doing everything she told me to do. I read what she told me to read. I wrote what she told me to write. I found a plan of eating and began following it. That last part was

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