This is the last day of the Daily Reflections series. I hope you find it helpful to reflect on your drinking habits over this month.
It has been my goal to provide insights into how someone might go about cutting back their alcohol intake or quitting altogether, if that’s what they want to do.
Daily Reflections December 19
When dealing with an alcoholic, there may be a natural annoyance that a man could be so weak, stupid and irresponsible. Even when you understand the malady better, you may feel this feeling rising. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 139
When I feel that way, it is satisfying my false sense of superiority and there go I.
I should understand the illness but sometimes with all these people who cannot make A.A.,
They seem like an annoyance or even worse-a contemptible person in need nothing more than help from their fellow addicts; yet we’re still supposed to be able recognize them as partakers just like us? It doesn’t make any sense at all!
If you’re a recovering alcoholic looking for help, please call us. We offer free consultations and we are here to listen to your needs, without judgment or criticism.
Don’t be afraid to ask for our assistance in tackling the challenges of alcoholism because it is possible that one day you will need our services too. Remember but for the grace of God there go I.”