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Freedoms Gained in OA

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First, I can go into a supermarket and not have to buy the sugars and carbs I’m addicted to. What a freedom and relief that is! “Not today!” I think to myself with gratitude. Also, I have the freedom to be happy in life and enjoy its pleasures. No longer is that dark shadow, the curse of addiction, crossing my life. I am free to be present with family and friends: I’m not obsessively thinking about when and how I could get food, where I could hide it, and how I would offset the inevitable binge. I am free to

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