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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 TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands and fathers than ever before.   BB To Wives, p.108  
Today most of our men are better husbands and fathers than ever before.


2.
View APPENDIX VI, How to Get in Touch With A.A.   ... husbands and friends of A.A. members.   BB Appendix VI, How to Get in Touch With A.A., p.573  
This is a world clearing house for the Al-Anon Family Groups, composed largely of the wives, husbands and friends of A.A. members.


3.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   Husbands and wives have sometimes been obliged ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.125  
Husbands and wives have sometimes been obliged to separate for a time until new perspective, new victory over hurt pride could be rewon.


4.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands began to apply spiritual principles in ...   BB To Wives, p.116  
As our husbands began to apply spiritual principles in their lives, we began to see the desirability of doing so too.


5.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... husbands, even the world itself -- into protective ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.115  
We had failed to see that though adult in years we were still behaving childishly, trying to turn everybody -- friends, wives, husbands, even the world itself -- into protective parents.


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View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands hold up their heads and be ...   BB To Wives, p.105  
Our loyalty and the desire that our husbands hold up their heads and be like other men have begotten all sorts of predicaments.


7.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands of alcoholism.   BB To Wives, p.118  
Another feeling we are very likely to entertain is one of resentment that love and loyalty could not cure our husbands of alcoholism.


8.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands' reputations.   BB To Wives, p.105  
We have told innumerable lies to protect our pride and our husbands' reputations.


9.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands seemed to like it.   BB To Wives, p.106  
The unexpected result was that our husbands seemed to like it.


10.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands sneaked so many drinks that they ...   BB To Wives, p.105  
When we were invited out, our husbands sneaked so many drinks that they spoiled the occasion.


11.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands stopped drinking.   BB To Wives, p.116  
We thought, on the whole, we were pretty good women, capable of being nicer if our husbands stopped drinking.


12.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands thought we were so inhospitable.   BB To Wives, p.106  
The bill collectors, the sheriffs, the angry taxi drivers, the policemen, the bums, the pals, and even the ladies they sometimes brought home -- our husbands thought we were so inhospitable.


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View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands to be.   BB To Wives, p.118  
We women carry with us a picture of the ideal man, the sort of chap we would like our husbands to be.


14.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands were just as far gone.   BB To Wives, p.110  
Many of our husbands were just as far gone.


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View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... husbands what had happened to them, to ...   BB A Vision For You, p.160  
Many a distracted wife has visited this house to find loving and understanding companionship among women who knew her problem, to hear from the lips of their husbands what had happened to them, to be advised how her own wayward mate might be hospitalized and approached when next he stumbled.


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View TO WIVES chapter   ... husbands, wives, relatives, friends and others close ...   BB To Wives (Note), p.121  
Though it is entirely separate from Alcoholics Anonymous, it uses the general principles of the A.A. program as a guide for husbands, wives, relatives, friends and others close to alcoholics.


The 164 and More™ Book, eBook, and Web Site are all CONCORDANCES which display passages from the Big Book Alcoholics Anonymous, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, and the A.A. Grapevine (A.A. Preamble only).  Sorting and rendering passages in the proprietary format of the 164 and More concordance does not in any way imply affiliation with or endorsement by either Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Inc., or the A.A. Grapevine, Inc.  Further A.A.W.S. Inc. and the A.A. Grapevine Inc. have no objection to the use of this material in the 164 and More concordance.

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