Definition of Past:
The time before the moment of speaking or writing.
Synonyms of Past:
Formerly, in bygone days, in former times, at one time, before, etc.
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Love in fellowship.
Before I came into program I had the tendency to beat myself up over the things I’d done while in the throes of my disease. I would relive everything I’d done — especially my misdeeds.
Guilt ruled my life.
Then I found Twelve Steps that set me on the road to recovery.
And I found promises … promises that told me that if I were to rigorously and honestly work the program, I would find a new freedom and a new happiness. I was told that I would not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it. –One Day At A Time | More…