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From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


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View STEP FOUR essay   ... excesses.   12&12 Step Four, p.49  
When the satisfaction of our instincts for sex, security, and society becomes the sole object of our lives, then pride steps in to justify our excesses.


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View STEP TEN essay   ... excesses of negative emotion -- anger, fear, jealousy, ...   12&12 Step Ten, p.88  
That is the emotional hangover, the direct result of yesterday's and sometimes today's excesses of negative emotion -- anger, fear, jealousy, and the like.


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View STEP SIX essay   ... excesses which will bring us punishment anyway.   12&12 Step Six, p.66  
Not much spiritual effort is involved in avoiding excesses which will bring us punishment anyway.


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