That’s true of young children in general. For most, the complexities of living don’t concern them obsessively as they do adults. Children enjoy the simple pleasures we no longer purely do: playing hide-and-seek; splashing in rain puddles; licking a dripping ice cream cone; chasing lightning bugs; catching snowflakes on the tongue; making rainbows with a water hose … To see a child’s healthy happy smile is a sunburst from our own past shining briefly.
March 20, 2014
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