Reclaim your childhood
Feb23

Reclaim your childhood

The eternal quest for the Time Machine Since time immemorial man has looked at scientists for answers, and scientists have tried in vain, till now at least, to invent a Time Machine. Men have wanted it for various reasons. To go back into the past or to see what the future holds. Either out of pure academic curiousity or for personal reasons. One such personal reason has been in order to be a child again, free of the shackles of adulthood. Every one of us have wished at some point or the other, even at the cost of having to do homework all over again, that we could go back to those days which are unmatched in their goodness. What made them so good? Why do we wish we could be children again?   We get love without seeking it Did you know there is a popular theory that Mother Nature makes all its babies, be it in the animal or human world, snub-nosed, curvy, soft and adorable looking to ensure that the baby has the maximum chances of survival? This is because, according to the theory, those features release maternal hormones in other humans or animals which make the latter more often than not want to love and take care of the baby! Theory or not, even the most hardest of individuals cannot hide a smile when they see a baby gurgling and kicking about happily. And love happens automatically and instantly. Which is why babies and children are loved and pampered by all around them. Who, in their right senses, would not want to go back to that state of existence?   We do not have to put others before ourselves Come on, being selfish feels nice, doesn’t it? It is our conditioning as an adult that makes us feel guilty every time we put ourselves before others. As a baby or child that guilt simply does not exist. So you can reach for the biggest piece of cake without asking, the red carpet treatment is your birth right, and not getting your way all the time is simply taken care of through tantrums which work more often than not. The best part is, you get away with it all, and, as we said, no niggling feeling of guilt robs you of your baby sleep either. Who, in their right senses, would not want to go back to that state of existence?   In fact we do are not expected to do anything at all for others As children, if we as much as smile at the other person who happens to be around, that person feels...

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