Wonder is a good thing, I think. I know we come with a generous capacity for wonder built right in. Just observe any child for a little while, and you will see. Questions and curiosity.
If you think about it... Sunrise, Sunset... Right there is cause to wonder aplenty. Add in every obscure mundanity in between, and the wonder is worth a lifetime. Unfortunately, it is all too easy to lose.
Somewhere along the line, here come the tainted and the jaded. Hang out with them long enough, and suddenly everything is taken for granted. The ante goes up and up and up, and there goes the wonder. Suddenly, sadly, nothing is enough. What a shame.
Are wonder and gratitude somehow connected? I wonder...
The Time Of His Life
4 years ago