Daily Thought 12.18.20

 
From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 12.18.20
Date: December 18th 2020

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

December 18, 2020

Insane Urge
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'
S T E P S  =   Solutions Through Each Powerful Step.

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

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