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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 EMPLOYERS chapter   ... talking about alcoholism, the malady, and described ...  BB To Employers, p.138  
This seemed to me like an opportunity to be helpful, so I spent two hours talking about alcoholism, the malady, and described the symptoms and results as well as I could.


2.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... talking about conditions at your home.  BB To Wives, p.114  
You draw more and more into yourself and you think everyone is talking about conditions at your home.


3.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... talking about in regard to alcoholism from ...  BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.180  
Of far more importance was the fact that he was the first living human with whom I had ever talked, who knew what he was talking about in regard to alcoholism from actual experience.


4.
View STEP TEN essay   ... talking about once remarked that pain was ...  12&12 Step Ten, p.93  
Someone who knew what he was talking about once remarked that pain was the touchstone of all spiritual progress.


5.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... talking about problems because we are problem ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.125  
We have been talking about problems because we are problem people who have found a way up and out, and who wish to share our knowledge of that way with all who can use it.


6.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... talking about, that his whole deportment shouts ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.18  
That the man who is making the approach has had the same difficulty, that he obviously knows what he is talking about, that his whole deportment shouts at the new prospect that he is a man with a real answer, that he has no attitude of Holier Than Thou, nothing whatever except the sincere desire to be helpful; that there are no fees to pay, no axes to grind, no people to please, no lectures to be endured -- these are the conditions we have found most effective.


7.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... talking about the kind of love that ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.106  
When the Twelfth Step is seen in its full implication, it is really talking about the kind of love that has no price tag on it.


8.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... talking, five short words have been running ...  12&12 Tradition Three, p.142  
As we've been talking, five short words have been running through my mind.


9.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... talking freely and easily, and without exhibitionism, ...  12&12 Step Four, p.46  
This the sponsor promptly proves by talking freely and easily, and without exhibitionism, about his own defects, past and present.


10.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... talking religion!'  12&12 Tradition Five, p.153  
You've got a nerve to come in here talking religion!'


11.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... talking to a man there, I would ...  BB Bill's Story, p.15  
On talking to a man there, I would be amazingly lifted up and set on my feet.


12.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... talking to another person is that we ...  12&12 Step Five, p.60  
The benefit of talking to another person is that we can get his direct comment and counsel on our situation, and there can be no doubt in our minds what that advice is.


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