Daily Thought 07.14.20

 
From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 07.14.20
Date: July 14th 2020

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

July 14, 2020

Why?
If you ask him why he started on that last bender, the chances are he will
offer you any one of a hundred alibis. Sometimes these excuses have a certain
plausibility, but none of them really makes sense in the light of the havoc an
alcoholic’s drinking bout creates. They sound like the philosophy of the man who,
having a headache, beats himself on the head with a hammer so that he can’t feel
the ache.  If you draw this fallacious reasoning to the attention of an alcoholic,
he will laugh it off, or become irritated and refuse to talk.

- Alcoholics Anonymous, (There Is A Solution) p. 23

Thought to Ponder
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over; and expecting different results.

AA-related 'Alconym'
C H A O S  =  Creating Havoc Around OurSelves.

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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