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Getting Them Sober
"While the alcoholic lies passed out, anesthetized, the family goes through the years of his drinking - stark, raving sober. Their world is like no sane family's world. They believe lies, expect miracles, have him locked up, bail him out, wish he were dead, and pray that he gets home safely.""If the spouse of the alcoholic changes his or her behavior, as outlined in this ...more
Paperback, 204 pages
Published December 31st 1980 by Haven Books (NJ)
(first published November 1st 1980)
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This book was a tremendous help to me during a very troubling time. I have recommended this book to others who have problems living with an alcoholic. The author is such a love and even took the time to respond to me personally. I still get her newsletters, which helps me to stay on the right track.