Living with the older person has unique rewards and may have challenges for all concerned. Patience is needed as well as understanding. They may well prefer to be self sufficient, and will certainly dislike being patronised. But there are some occasions when they may not be able to care for themselves or need help to do so.
Nowadays the older people and the younger population complain of generation gap and of breaking down the communication between these twos. But who is to blame? I think both go amiss now and then.
We should also instill in our children compassion and respect for old age, so they treat you with love when you are old. Children should remember that one day you too will be old, and so will your children.
The best things in life depend on our ability to create and maintain great relationships. Success, happiness, and the ability to give and receive love all hinge on our relationships. Most of us do a good job with relationships at the start. But why do we so often stumble down the road?
In this section we try to explore various aspect of relationship in the family: Parents & Grandparents, Grandchildren & Children’s and Marriage. Please click on links on Top.