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  • What desperation can drive a man to empty a bottle of vodka in half an hour, just after breakfast?

    He did that. After having had breakfast with his son trying to talk him into joining AA.

    I told him," You are maybe the only one, who can move your son to do this, if you accompany him!"

    I told his son just the same," If you really love your Dad, ask him to accompany you to AA!"

    I could see, even with my very poor eyes, how they each grew bigger, thicker skins, sweating out a thousand reasons for a huge and deep NOOOOO!

    I understand. It is so easy to talk, but usually our love stays smaller than our fear.....
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