"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Sunday, December 13, 2015

Magpie Tales #298 Innocence

Playground from Getty Images
Thanks to Tess Kincaid of Magpie Tales
 
 
Swinging bliss
Those memorable childhood years 
Not easy now
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11 comments:

Helen said...

Good grief!!! Are we ever in sync today????

Stephen Hayes said...

Poignant last line. It isn't easy maintaining that childhood innocence and positivity as we grow older but it's important to try.

Sandee said...

I still think I'm seven. That's a good thing right? I thought so.

Have a fabulous day. Big hug to you and tons of scritches to Miss Lucy. ☺

messymimi said...

If we could only all work together like that. We could get any contraption, including government, going!

brudberg said...

I have always wonder if it was true innocence back then.. yet a great take.

C Hummel Kornell said...

And it get's harder I am told. Well done!

DEE DEE said...

3 powerful sentences. Loved it

kaykuala said...

A lot of other distractions now, that's why!

Hank

cifar shayar said...

innocence has lost so is the creativity of today's children

Joy

Tess Kincaid said...

Lovely...

purplepeninportland said...

You have caught the moment perfectly.