“Gratitude should go forward,
rather than backward.” (1)
“In other words, if you carry
the message to still others,
you will be making the best
for the help given you.” (2)
(1) Letter, 1959
(2) Twelve and Twelve, p. 110
Pay it forward, A. A. style,
many years before ‘pay it forward’
became the trendy by-word for the
Be grateful, go to a meeting, be of service,
be kind, be patient and tolerant, be forgiving
and be the loving soul that your Higher Power
wants you to be.
Today, show your gratitude by helping
another alcoholic and know that the rewards
of peace of mind and serenity will be given to you.
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.