From the August 2000 magazine.

A Camel Pin

The camel pin has been a favorite of mine for some time now.

Alcoholism is cunning, baffling, and powerful. The Big Book of AA talks about just that. I was in my tenth year of sobriety, when I planned to drink again. I remember thinking at the time that being drunk and on the streets would be easier than having to face the next day.

-- Kathleen M. W.

Sutherlin, Oregon

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