May the Great Spirit,
who rules all things watch over and protect you from every harm and danger
while you travel the journey of life.
we are spiritually fit, we can do all sorts of things alcoholics are not
supposed to do. People have said we must not go where liquor is served; we must
not have it in our homes; we must shun friends who drink; we must avoid moving
pictures which show drinking scenes; we must not go into bars; our friends must
hide their bottles if we go to their houses; we mustn't think or be reminded
about alcohol at all. Our experience shows that this is not necessarily so.
meet these conditions every day. An alcoholic who cannot meet them, still has
an alcoholic mind; there is something the matter with his spiritual status. His
only chance for sobriety would be some place like the Greenland Ice Cap, and
even there an Eskimo might turn up with a bottle of scotch and ruin everything!
Ask any woman who has sent her husband to distant places on the theory he would
escape the alcohol problem.
Book pgs. 100 & 101
watch over me, keep me safe.