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Chapter Three – MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM

Saturday 4th January 2020

Listen to Howard L's captivating reading of Chapter Three - MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM on the Big Book Podcast. Discover the crux of the problem and the hopelessness of the average alcoholic's plight.
27 minutes
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Big Book Podcast
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Chapter Three - MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM: A Captivating Reading by Howard L on the Big Book Podcast

Physicians who are familiar with alcoholism agree there is no such thing as making a normal drinker out of an alcoholic.
Howard L's captivating reading of Chapter Three - MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM on the Big Book Podcast delves deep into the crux of the problem faced by alcoholics. Physicians agree that alcoholism is a progressive illness, and there is no making a normal drinker out of an alcoholic. Even those who have been sober for a long time fall victim to the belief that they can drink like other men.
The mental states that precede a relapse into drinking are described in detail, and the hopelessness of the average alcoholic's plight is highlighted. The importance of enlarging one's spiritual life is emphasized, and it is stated that most alcoholics have to be pretty badly mangled before they commence to solve their problems. Howard L's reading is raw, authentic, and thought-provoking, making it an engaging listen.
Listen to the episode now here on alcoholfree.com and hear Howard L bring the Big Book to life.