28 Days of Abstinence - Day 19 - Stop Being an Octopus

"You can strip yourself, you can be stripped, but still you will reach out like an octopus to seek your own comfort, your untroubled time, your ease, your refreshment. It may mean books or music – the gratification of the inner senses – or it may mean food and drink, coffee and cigarettes. The one kind of giving up is not easier than the other." --Dorothy Day in The SUN magazine

Click here to read an old post about a time I reached out to seek my own comfort and regretted it.


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