“Our behavior is as
absurd and incomprehensible
with respect to the first drink
as that of an individual
with a passion, say,
BB p 37
The jay-walker is just one of many illustrations
that the authors of the BB use to show how insidious
the disease of alcoholism is.
Why would anyone play in traffic knowing that the end results
are painful and in the end often fatal, ergo,
why would anyone drink poison knowing that the end results
are usually jails, institutions or death.
Today, whether it is your hard head that you are trying to get through
or the hard head of the newcomer with whom you are working with,
use this illustration to show how the disease makes one
act absurdly and incomprehensibly.
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.