Acceptance Tag

I must have heard the phrase “let it go” a million times before I got sober. Then, when I did get sober, I heard it a two million more times. The phrase was repeated to me so much it had lost it’s meaning, if it ever had any. I didn’t understand what anyone meant by it or how it would help me.

“God, Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.”