I Look To the Future and See My Children’s Children’s Children


I usually look at the big picture. When I think of my children and grandchildren, all nine of them, I like to imagine what the great grandchildren and great great children would be like. Then I try to imagine the world we will be leaving them. I must confess that I don’t feel as hopeful as I did in the sixties.

 

In the 60’s, we really wanted a peaceful world filled with love, kindness, compassion and equality. We didn’t achieve it. I hope history will show that we tried. I hope that we can leave the next generations a beautiful world where people think about each other and offer a helping hand. I hope that they will honor Mother Earth and save her. I hope that they all find a spiritual path, but understand that they should not war and fight over the various paths.

 

I hope that they believe trees and flowers are more important than money. I hope they will not be racist or judgemental. I hope they develop the ability to look at other human beings and see the similarities, not the differences. I hope they can see beyond what gratification they want and find their happiness in love of their fellow human beings.

 

What do you want for your future generations?

 

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The faces of the future.

The faces of the future.

4 thoughts on “I Look To the Future and See My Children’s Children’s Children

  1. I have much hope fro our world when I stop and think of the young ones, in their 20s and 30s that I know and interact with. They are more aware and more conscious than I even imagine. They love with wide open hearts and give me great hope

  2. Thanks for that. A great reminder of the music and the ethos (that keeps on being born). 🙂

  3. Yes. So true. It was a pure, simple time that tore up American society with the thoughts of equality, love. peace, kindness, compassion, and gentleness. We still need these things in the world today. Hugs, Barbara

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