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Marty Mann

  • [On her alcoholism:] At times I feared life so much more than death that twice I sought death. Suicide seemed a welcome release from a terror and agony past bearing.

    • Marty Mann,
    • on Edward R. Murrow's "This I Believe" ()

Marty Mann, U.S. early advocate for seeing alcoholism as a disease

(1904 - 1980)