One friend remembers him taking her to an aa meeting when she herself first got sober not long afterward.
Alcoholics Anonymous (aa) has operated in Tehran for a number of years.
To me, total secrecy about aa and overcoming addiction just exacerbates the problem.
also AA, abbreviation of Alcoholics Anonymous, attested by 1941, American English. The group name was the title of a book published in 1938 by the founder, Bill W.
A type of lava having a rough, jagged surface. It is relatively slow moving in its molten state, advancing in the form of massive blocks with fissured and angular surfaces that ride on a viscous interior. The blocks range in size between the size of a football and the size of a house. See Note at pahoehoe.