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1.
View TRADITION FOUR essay   ... seriously."  12&12 Tradition Four, p.149  
Once the card was unfolded, a single pungent sentence leaped to the eye: "Don't take yourself too damn seriously."


2.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... seriously affected.  12&12 Step Twelve, p.116  
And even if they failed us, we could be understanding and not too seriously affected.


3.
View STEP NINE essay   ... seriously affected, even those who may be ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.85  
As soon as we begin to feel confident in our new way of life and have begun, by our behavior and example, to convince those about us that we are indeed changing for the better, it is usually safe to talk in complete frankness with those who have been seriously affected, even those who may be only a little or not at all aware of what we have done to them.


4.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... seriously alcoholic as we were, we believe ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.25  
If you are as seriously alcoholic as we were, we believe there is no middle-of-the-road solution.


5.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... seriously disturbed, our first need was to ...  12&12 Step Four, p.47  
We learned that if we were seriously disturbed, our first need was to quiet that disturbance, regardless of who or what we thought caused it.


6.
View STEP NINE essay   ... seriously harm the one to whom we ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.86  
That will arise in the occasional situation where to make a full revelation would seriously harm the one to whom we are making amends.


7.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... seriously his periods of crankiness, depression, or ...  BB The Family Afterward, p.127  
If they sense these things, they will not take so seriously his periods of crankiness, depression, or apathy, which will disappear when there is tolerance, love, and spiritual understanding.


8.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... seriously ill, bodily and mentally.  BB Bill's Story, p.7  
Best of all, I met a kind doctor who explained that though certainly selfish and foolish, I had been seriously ill, bodily and mentally.


9.
View STEP SIX essay   ... seriously think of giving them up, at ...  12&12 Step Six, p.67  
Nearly anyone could submit a good list of such defects as these, and few of us would seriously think of giving them up, at least until they cause us excessive misery.


10.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... seriously thought of rewriting the laws of ...  12&12 Tradition Six, p.155  
We seriously thought of rewriting the laws of the land, and having it declared that alcoholics are sick people.


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