Grateful To Have Been There
For twenty years, Nell Wing worked as assistant and executive secretary to Bill W., cofounder of Alcoholics Anonymous. Throughout those years and in the decades that followed, she was a friend and companion to Bill's wife, Lois W., the cofounder of Al-Anon. Researcher, publications editor, layout and production coordinator, archivist, and public spearker - at work in the World Services Office of AA from 1947 until her retirement in 1982 - Nell knew Bill and lois and AA in a way no one else could. In this book she shares her memories and impressions of more than forty years on the inside. Her reflections offer remarkable insight into the makings and the workings of AA.