Dry drunk and dating
It is not crap, nor is AA, the earlier opinion to the contrary.
Well, I don't think I could have responded to you any better myself. Point being, as Earl of the CC points out, you might not know what you are talking about. - d_redguy (7 years sober and counting) Well, I clearly remember one episode (I think it was an early one) where Sam poured himself a drink, and there was a tense moment between he and Carla, but then he dumped the beer out. I just remember that it was supposed to come across as a dramatic moment, so I'd say it was mentioned more than once, especially in the earlier part of the series. IIRC, Sam lost his lucky bottle cap and felt he was in danger of falling off the wagon.
The shame would wash over me as I tried to piece it all together.
Six hundred and seventy days ago, I had my last drink—a mimosa. I wish it had been a Sam Adams, my drink of choice.
They can now begin to rebuild their life and get back many of the things they have lost.