IMNSHO this paragraph was inspired by something Bill Wilson wrote about 15 years earlier:
"It is a spiritual axiom that every time we are disturbed, no matter what the cause, there is something wrong with us. If somebody hurts us and we are sore, we are in the wrong also."
12&12 page 90
"Guess what? I got a fever, and the only prescription is more Taobell!"
- All Big Book quotes are from first Edition -