Understanding Time

Credits: Time by Aleksandra Jovovich

When in old India, parents would get their kids married, they would give — willingly and for the future life of their children — gifts, money and household items. The idea embedded was to provide the essentials for starting a new life together, as their offspring is about to do. This is actually a good idea.

But like all good ideas without proper oversight or a good sense of direction, this one led to the present situation in…