#1 Thoughts on family in less than 100 words

Life cycle of family is a very long and complicated journey. Already people who will live to be 120 years have been born. Many people will come and go - complicate or bring joy. But they'll be temporary. Then there will be family. They are the permanent ones that also bring complications and joy. The most fundamental unit of society. So simple. Why so complex?

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