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It was 4 p.m., and I was experiencing food cravings. What to do? The Big Book instructed me to throw myself into helping others. “I could not expect to keep what I had gained unless I gave it away” (Alcoholics Anonymous, 4th ed., p. 253). I needed to call some program people and ask how they were doing. I got out my little notebook of OA names and phone numbers. A newcomer’s name was on the list. Would she want to be called? Would she even remember who I was? Despite my doubts, I called her anyway. She was happy

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