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Kathryn C (Cumming, GA)
5/2/2018 in Marietta, GA  EVENT: 26th Marietta Spring Roundup  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 47 min )

"Look for that in another which is untouched by the disease."

"Am I wasting God's Grace?"

Cathy C (Mesa, AZ)
8/7/1993 in Orlando, FL  EVENT: 49th SE Conf/37th FL State Conv  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 1 hr )

"We had skid row at home."

Barbara H (Atlanta, GA)
8/3/2013 in Atanta, GA  EVENT: 38th Atlanta Roundup  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 5 min )

"The Atlanta Roundup has not always been Al-Anon friendly but it is Al-Anon friendly today."

"I am of the theory that when it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, it's a duck."

"I stand before you a reformed husband beater. I have been kicked out of more bars never having had a drink for attacking my husband."

Sue S (Shreveport, LA)
Nov 1985 in Amarillo, TX  EVENT: Midwinter Conference  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 1 min )

"I qualify for the program of Al-Anon because my husband tells me he's an alcoholic and I believe him! I have not always believed everything he's told me."

Bob D, Peggy C (Santa Clara, CA, Los Gatos, CA)
8/28/1992 in Sunnyvale, CA  EVENT: Dist 20 Al-Anon Speaker Meeting  TYPE: Al-Anon, Both, Story  ( 1 hr 24 min )

"I needed to be better than you so I could feel equal to you."

"My husband says I was a born Al-Anon waiting for an alcoholic to happen."

Barbara G (Brighton, MI)
5/20-22/1988 in Bellaire, MI  EVENT: 16th Annual Michigan Al-Anon/Alateen Conference  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 17 min )

"My Higher Power can do for me what I cannot do for myself."

"The effects of my alcoholism have shown up in this way:

I am a recovering co-dependent,

I am a recovering adult child,

I am a recovering compulsive overeater,

I am a recovering person who is addicted to relationships, and

I am also in a very special group that I am going to talk briefly about which is S-Anon and that is for people who have been in relationships or are in relationships with sexual addicts."

Denise C (Fayetteville, NC)
10/19/2019 in Savannah, GA  EVENT: 66th Georgia State Convention  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 49 min )

"Al-Anon has given me the tools to live a life that I didn't know how to live before I came into Al-Anon."

Jan C (Houston, TX)
7/18/1998 in Atlanta, GA  EVENT: 23rd Allatoona Roundup  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 16 min )

"I was like a chameleon on a plaid skirt."

"Trying to keep an alcoholic sober is like trying to teach a pig to sing.

It doesn't work and it just annoys the pig."

Sara R (Montgomery, AL)
9/24/2011 in Myrtle Beach, SC  EVENT: 40th Felllowship by the Sea  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 49 min )

"My story is REALLY about the family disease."

Kathy H (Cincinnati, OH)
7/17/2004 in Atlanta, GA  EVENT: 29th Atlanta Roundup  TYPE: Al-Anon, Female, Story  ( 1 hr 13 min )

"Our Father which art in heaven, how'd you know my name?"