This story took place in Iqaluit, an Inuit Community in Northern Canada. The names have been changed to preserve privacy.
When the Art of Living Course ended, I returned back to the home where I was staying with my two hosts. Emma and Jessica were both participants in the course. Jessica was addicted to drugs; Emma was an alcoholic.
I told them I wanted them to become completely drug and alcohol free – not just for the 6 days of the course, but for life.
Right away Jessica got up, opened …