My daily aphorisms. Reflections on life, death, beauty, change, love, happiness, etc., written in a poetic and whimsical style.
Indeed, fortunately we can't remember it!
So that's why newborns cry so much!
More of a shock is when they snip part of your penis skin off. SURPRISE!
@thoushaltnotsteel, the good news is fewer boys are being forced into that surprise.
I was tempted to say that a few less surprises would be fine, but as you point out life itself is the surprise so... The more the better.
This makes a lot of sense, I never thought of it that way before.Allan Jones.
Cause the world is a surprise. Everything looks different than the dark bubble we were in before birth, then colors and noise and other people....If only the surprises in life could maintain being seeing a tree for the first time or watching an ant, or maybe just looking at the clouds are they rush by....Having all these new beautiful things seen for the first time...
Increasingly, I experience things as delightful or awe-inspiring rather than surprising...
"Being born was a big surprise" ...it made me laugh anyway!
You're right! I like thinking of it as 'surprises' rather than 'challenges'...
Yes, the biggest one!
I also prefer "surprises" to any other word when describing what life is full of. ;)
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Aaah I completely agree...every new moment is a surprise. If we comprehend this, life becomes truly fascinating and we become philosophical ;)
this makes me smile :)