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1. Who is the author of this story? – Unknown.
2. L1: “The year 1890 witnessed my advent . . .” What is the meaning of advent? – Coming or arrival.
3. What are the religious connotations of the term in this context? – It refers to the Advent season in the Christian
liturgical calendar, which is observed in anticipation of the birth of Jesus and begins four Sundays before Christmas.
L11: “. . . to go to a nearby town to have a talk with a doctor.” Who is he referring to? – Dr. Bob.
Part II: From the Second Edition of the Big Book