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To be happy, children need adults to let them be carefree

10 mins | May 11, 2020

What does it mean for a childhood to go well? "Some people are lucky enough to look back at their childhood with affection for a time in life without much stress and anxiety. They might think of long hours spent playing in the backyard free of worry, or pursuing projects and relationships without apprehension or fear. Such tender memories are often in stark contrast to the lives many lead as adults, where stress and anxiety seem to dominate." Luara Ferracioli, writing in Aeon magazine, explores.

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From Aeon magazine