todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful
that I enjoy being a sober man, especially at my age
that my expectations are generally pretty low. However, my home life seems to be a different story frequently. My home life is pretty much the only part of my life where it's difficult to practice spiritual principles. I'm certainly better than I used to be, but I have a lifetime of progress (hopefully) in front of me.
for step 10 and the inclusion of the word "promptly"
that we got some much needed rain over the weekend
"When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years."
~~ Mark Twain