Monday, August 8, 2011
Lessons in Dancing in the Rain
While most of us run for cover at the first sign of a rainstorm, the average free-spirited 6 year old runs in the opposite direction - straight into the downpour. Last night, during a particularly fearsome thunderstorm, my daughter went one better by leading my wife into the front yard with a series of pirouettes, leaps and twirls, belly laughing the whole time. As adults, we tend to forget how liberating it feels to just follow our instincts - until we witness our children following theirs.