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Daily Reflections

The Victory Of Surrender

We perceive that only through utter defeat are we able to take our first
steps toward liberation and strength. Our admissions of personal 
powerlessness finally
turn out to be firm bedrock upon which happy and purposeful lives may be

Twelve Steps And Twelve Traditions, p. 21

When alcohol influenced every facet of my life, when bottles became the 
symbol of all my self-indulgence and permissiveness, when I came to 
realize that, by
myself, I could do nothing to overcome the power of alcohol, I realized 
except surrender. In surrender I found victory---victory over my selfish
self-indulgence, victory over my stubborn resistance to life as it was 
given me. When I stopped fighting anybody or anything, I started on the 
path to
sobriety, serenity and peace.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Daily Reflections, p.14, with permission from AAWS
Have a good day,
John T. Begin
Date Posted: 01/06/2018 11:04 AM
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