“For so many years
my life revolved
solely around myself.
I was consumed with
self in all forms –
all of which stemmed
Daily Reflections, p. 71
False pride, ego, such a difficult thing to put aside,
such a difficult concept to comprehend;
that if I put the welfare and concerns of others
before my own selfish wants, I will become
the beneficiary of serenity and peace of mind.
The biggest problem was my ignorance;
I did not know what serenity and peace of mind were
and I had no idea that there were beneficial
to ones well being.
Thanks to the guidance of a loving Higher Power,
the fellowship of A.A., a sponsor, the literature,
and a few million friends, I now know serenity
and peace of mind and I understand that
the first drink can ruin it all.
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.