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Half Full/Mark Wilcox

Fun doesn't have to come with a price tag

January 31, 2014
Mark Wilcox (mwilcox@mininggazette.com) , Daily Mining Gazette Managing Editor

A couple of weeks ago I took our middle grandchild, 3-year-old Mia, sledding at Nara Park. It was a pretty simple process. Put child on saucer, send child downhill, walk down hill to retrieve child and sled, repeat. As I was watching her descent, giggling all the way, a thought occurred to me - "At what point do we lose this?" The "this" in question is that unabashed joy in something so simple, so uncomplicated ... so inexpensive.

 
 
 

 

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