"If necessity is the mother of invention, then playfulness is the father."
Invented anything lately?
Funny how so many of us adults have lost the capacity to play. Play isn't just a child's act. Play renews the soul. Play nurtures creativity. Play gives us space to discover the universe-in-making.
Make no mistake, Young Man works hard at his play. But at the end of the afternoon, his heart is full, and every once in a while, the world gains a new watering system:
And so (said in my best mother's voice): GO PLAY!