“Beeee-ing a pahrrr-tay animal is tiyyyy-er-ing!” Tal rests her head on folded arms. “Can we skip to-dayeee?”
“Suck it up Buttercup.” Nia starts musifying an easy-ish image inspiration from Instagram.
“I love…” Calliope wraps her arms around her friends, “… that we keep our promises… to others… and to ourselves.”
We are a continuum. Just as we reach to our ancestors for our fundamental values, so we, as guardians of that legacy, must reach ahead to our children and their children. And we do so with a sense of sacredness in that reaching.