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June G (Los Angeles, CA)
7/12/1980 in Atlanta, GA  EVENT: 5th Atlanta Roundup  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 59 min )
Tommie D (Oakland Park, FL)
3/22/2009 in Marietta, GA  EVENT: 19th Marietta Roundup  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 16 min )

"I used to say I came from a dysfunctional family but I'm it. The rest of my family was fine."

"I truly believe that alcoholism is a feeling illness."

Jennifer A (Roswell, GA)
8/1/2013 in Atlanta, GA  EVENT: 38th Atlanta Roundup  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 5 min )

"On that date I checked myself into Decatur Hospital with a large bag of very inappropriate clothes...It hurt to look at myself in the mirror."

Maggie H (Chamblee, GA)
1990 in Atlanta, GA  EVENT: Biscayne Room  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 47 min )

"There has got to be a better way to run my railroad."

"I am convinced that what gets us in here is that total aloneness."

Chuck C (Laguna Beach, CA)
9/4/1979 in Vista, CA  EVENT: No. County Intergroup  TYPE: AA, Male, Author  ( 1 hr 4 min )

"Today I have the ability to live peacefully, comfortably and joyously with myself and when I do that I have absolutely no difficulty living with you."

"I didn't spend five seconds on my related disorders."

"Now, thank God, the words 'as we understand Him', has no reference to understanding the infinite, thank God. It has reference only to the necessity for individual experience."

"Love in truth is possession but not the necessity to possess."

Bonnie (AA) and Paul (AFG) L (Paduka, KY)
10/16/1965 in Macon, GA  EVENT: 12th Georgia State Convention  TYPE: AA and Al-Anon, Both, Story  ( 1 hr 16 min )

"It is a bit much to ask a woman who has spent 30 years trying to hide her problem to get up here and tell all."

Donna H - Steps 4 and 5 (Huntley, MT)
5/31/2014 in Atlanta, GA  EVENT: Girlstock International  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 41 min )

"Right now what we are looking for is the Big Chunks because this is not the last one you'll ever do."

"An unexamined life is not worth living."

"An unlived life is not worth examining."

Jackie M (Louisville, KY)
9/16/1989 in Hurricane, WV  EVENT: West Virginia Area Fall Assembly (Area 73)  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 50 min )

"And I found that, you know, I would go to a party and I'd drink too much and pass out and I didn't even think about it. I didn't even think what was happening to my life, what was happening in my family, how my kids were getting out of hand - never dawned on me."

Joanne C (Acworth, GA)
5/6/2017 in Woodstock, GA  EVENT: Breakfast Club Monthly Speaker  TYPE: AA, Female, Story  ( 38 min )

"And then I start drinking and I become this other person that I am so ashamed of."

Todd J (Shawnee, OK)
2006 in Tyler, TX  EVENT: Unknown  TYPE: AA, Male, Story  ( 1 hr 5 min )

"I'm just a white trash knucklehead."

"I will jump headfirst off this podium if I thought it would get me attention from a girl."