“The doctor’s theory
that we have an allergy
to alcohol interests us.
It explains many things
for which we cannot
BB p XXIV
It is NOT a lack of will power.
Even though I thought I was educated
and smart enough to know myself,
I learned in AA that “I knew nothing.”
My sponsor reminds me that I probably
still know very little, but, I have learned
that the obsession and compulsion to drink,
the addiction to alcohol, was way beyond
my mental will powers to control.
Today, a spiritual tool bag helps me stay sober.
Recovery is one day at a time.
Sobriety is a blessing from our Higher Power.
ME and the Boss
And, if no one has told you yet today,
God loves you and so do we.