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Balance in Program

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The week before Unity Day, I made a commitment to call three people whom I had not seen in many months. I left three messages, and one called me back. She was happy to hear my voice, but said, “I just cannot stand to do all the work this program requires: the prep, planning, shopping, and precooking, and the reading and writing— the whole regimen . . . I can’t do OA right now. I need to breathe.” My first thought was, “Shoot, what program are you working?” Of course, I did not say that. Instead I said, “Well, I

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