Daily Thought 08.12.22

From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Date: August 12th 2022

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

August 12, 2022

Easier Methods
Time after time newcomers have tried to keep to themselves certain facts
about their lives. Trying to avoid this humbling experience, they have turned
to easier methods. Almost invariably they got drunk. Having persevered with
the rest of the program, they wondered why they fell. We think the reason is
that they never completed their housecleaning. They took inventory all right,
but hung on to some of the worst items in stock. They only thought they had
lost their egoism and fear; they only thought they had humbled themselves.

- Alcoholics Anonymous, (Into Action) pp. 72 - 73

Thought to Ponder
I cannot mend if I bend the truth.

AA-related 'Alconym'
F E A R  =   Face Everything And Recover.

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