12 Steps

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Re: 12 Steps

Post by ebear » Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:34 am

The source of the power beyond ourselves is a personal matter. That such a power exists has been the lived experience of countless AAs and non-AAs alike. I never met mine ( =biggrin), but I am aware of its power through its effects. That reminds me of what Christina Rossetti wrote.

"Who Has Seen the Wind?"

Who has seen the wind?
Neither I nor you:
But when the leaves hang trembling,
The wind is passing through.

Who has seen the wind?
Neither you nor I:
But when the trees bow down their heads,
The wind is passing by.
If you don't change direction, you'll end up where you're headed.

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