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10 Reasons Why We Should Spend Time with the Elderly People

I still remember how during my childhood days, I used to spend some time with the elderly people of my building. I can’t forget the immense love and affection; they used to scatter over me for a little amount of my time. I used to do their petty works such as cutting their nails, or helping them to bathe or to read out news papers to them.

They had interesting life experiences to share and the more time I would spend with them, the more attached I would feel with them. Though none of them is alive now but they exist in my life in the form of their blessings. I read somewhere that loneliness is a kind of epidemic. In a country like India, this problem has emerged since people started preferring nuclear families. Since people are so occupied in their lives that they don’t have time to spend with their aging parents. The old age home is the consequence of spreading indifference towards our parents. So, let’s talk about the 10 reasons why we should spend time with the aging people:
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