AA Thought for the Day
January 26, 2021
They had said that though I did raise a defense, it would one day
give way before some trivial reason for having a drink. Well, just
that did happen and more, for what I had learned of alcoholism
did not occur to me at all. I knew from that moment that I had
an alcoholic mind. I saw that will power and self-knowledge
would not help in those strange mental blank spots.
- Alcoholics Anonymous, (More About Alcoholism) p. 42
Thought to Ponder
The ultimate defense against the first drink is a spiritual one.
G I F T S = Getting It From The Steps.
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