We all remember and love the old, dangerous playground equipment, right?
These days everything is plastic and protected with rubber. Where’s the fun in that? Kids these days don’t care, they don’t know anything different. You shrug your shoulders at them, watching them play.
Suddenly you get a spark, a nudge from your brain to go jump on the swings. Higher and higher you go until you decide you want to slide. Race the kids down the slide and around the balancing beam. You feel like a kid again. You’re running, sun beaming down on your face, hair flying in the wind and standing on its ends because of the static from the plastic slides. You find yourself giggling like a kid, running like a kid….feeling like a kid.
We’re all kids on the inside. Sometimes we just need reminded that its ok to let go and have some fun. That’s why playing on the playground as an adult is
Photo from here.