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


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1.
View STEP SIX essay   ... expect all our character defects to be ...   12&12 Step Six, p.65  
This does not mean that we expect all our character defects to be lifted out of us as the drive to drink was.


2.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... expect from confiding our defects to another ...   12&12 Step Five, p.58  
Another great dividend we may expect from confiding our defects to another human being is humility -- a word often misunderstood.


3.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... expect him, if he were normal, to ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.38  
You would expect him, if he were normal, to cut it out.


4.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... expect him to give them the nice ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.126  
They expect him to give them the nice times they used to have before he drank so much, and to show his contrition for what they suffered.


5.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... expect his brother sufferer to pay him, ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.109  
He does not expect his brother sufferer to pay him, or even to love him.


6.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... expect sobriety, progress, and any real ability ...   12&12 Step Four, p.48  
But all who are in the least reasonable will agree upon one point: that there is plenty wrong with us alcoholics about which plenty will have to be done if we are to expect sobriety, progress, and any real ability to cope with life.


7.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... expect to live long or happily in ...   BB Into Action, pp.73-74  
We must be entirely honest with somebody if we expect to live long or happily in this world.


8.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... expect to receive.   BB Bill's Story, p.13  
Then only might I expect to receive.


9.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... expect too much.   BB To Wives, p.118  
Yet you must not expect too much.


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