From the January 1954 magazine.

On the Other Hand. . .

In the November Grapevine there appeared an article by Dr. G. Aiken Taylor, a non-alcoholic and a Presbyterian pastor greatly interested in AA. His contention that permanent success depends whether or not one "gets" the spiritual side of the program has moved several AAs to comment.

THERE is no escape from reality. The balloon, the airplane, the rocket do not escape from the reality of the law of gravity. Rather, by the use of other laws and principles they rise above it. But just as soon as these other laws cease to work gravity operates again and--crash!

-- Anonymous

Toronto, Ontario

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