I guess you could say that among that pile of garbage was a gem even I couldn’t see.
I suffered from a condition called “Terminal Uniqueness”. I was always focused on the differences between myself and others, now I look for similarities and often find many.
I’ve been givin’ so many “Second Chances” that it almost seems ridiculous,. How could one escape death so many times without a greater power intervening?
You posses the key to that lock on that ball and chain that weighs you down and holds you back from achieving greatness.
When you’re convinced that something will never happen, think again!
It’s the good, bad and ugly all wrapped up in one. It would say…”Hey! I went through a mountain range of shit and survived and you can too”.
This ain’t no free ride! This getting sober, and staying sober is not for sissy’s! I got off that free ride and got to work.
I approached the entrance — something was in there and I had to find out what.
No matter what you set your mind to you’re efforts will be greatly rewarded. If you put in your time, good things will happen.
The list of things I’ve lost is long, yet when I’ve lost things I’ve always gained a whole new appreciation for them.