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I joined OA in 2009. Below is a list of behaviors and actions I took (in addition to getting a sponsor, working the Twelve Steps, and using the Tools) in the past eighteen months that helped me stay abstinent and spiritually and emotionally recover. Without the program, I don’t think I could have done these things for myself. I live life imperfectly, but I do the things below more and more, and they make my life rich and full. I ride my bike to feel the air against my face instead of driving. I take public transportation to be with

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