Our OA literature reminds us that nothing in life is permanent. Change is natural and can involve losses, including the ultimate loss, death. In recovery, we learn to show up—for ourselves, our OA fellows, our families, and our communities. Sometimes, we need to show up for the rituals that attend the death of someone cherished. We can celebrate his or her life through eulogies and obituaries, and this can help us process our grief. But, what about the death of a beloved fellow OA member? My home group experienced this recently, and it’s a little more complex. Our fellow had

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