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(#188) Jim M (Columbus, GA)
6/24/1996 in Norfolk, VA  EVENT: 20th Virginia State Al-Anon Convention  TYPE: Al-Anon, Male, Story

Grew up in Manchester, GA, His father was a dentist and an alcoholic. By 10 to 12 years old the alcohol came to be a problem. Jim knew he had some problems with his expectations, attitude and thinking in general early. The last prayer he would say today is "God, give me what I deserve." He loved his dad but did not respect him. His dad got sober just before Jim's graduation from High School, stayed sober for five years before being killed in a car crash. His dad remarried sober to, Lillian, long time "secretary" to AA in Georgia (Area 16).

(1 hr 5 min) (30.1 MB) (id#188)