April 2012: Cleaning House
My dictionary defines the word “moral” as “right and wrong in behavior,” and “teaching a conception of right behavior.”
I was always able to define everyone else’s wrong behavior. Not until I walked into the rooms of AA was I aware that I needed to define my own moral behavior. What a revelation! I continued to take everyone’s inventory, with the exception of mine. AA’s Fourth Step helped me. It taught me to realize that in all my dealings with people, I also had a part of every situation. Never did I realize that before. Even if someone else was 99% wrong, I, too,...
-- Patricia B.