If you think your group's business meetings are tense, try having one behind bars
IF not for the last part of the Twelfth Tradition, "place principles before personalities," I would not have managed to stick around the rooms of Alcoholics Anonymous. I'll explain. I have heard members say, "Don't leave before the miracle happens." I have seen many miracles occur in the rooms of AA over the last 15 years. For a fact, I am evidence that miracles do occur; however, I refuse to allow my ego to tell me that I am a miracle.
Once upon a time I was antisocial, but I stuck around until AA turned me into a social butterfly. That alone is a miracle, indeed, since my natural...
-- WAYNE D.