Daily Thought 02.09.19

From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 02.09.19
Date: February 9th 2019

AA Thought for the Day
(courtesy AA-Alive.net)

February 9, 2019

Ultimately Destroy
The tyrant alcohol wielded a double-edged sword over us: first we were smitten
by an insane urge that condemned us to go on drinking, and then by an allergy
of the body that insured we would ultimately destroy ourselves in the process.
Few indeed were those who, so assailed, had ever won through in singlehanded combat.
- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (Step One) p. 22

Thought to Ponder
It's hard to fight an enemy who has outposts in your head.

AA-related 'Alconym'
H O W  =  Honesty, Open-mindedness, Willingness.

Thanks to all of you for sharing so generously of your experience, strength and hope in carrying the AA message.
Grateful to serve,
peyton h

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