Children

This letter, posted in @TheEconomist’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/TheEconomist/status/481750538284179456
makes a nice riposte to many people’s aversion to children.
We’re funny mammals, every other species devotes all their energy to raising the next generation, yet a large number of humans seem to regard their own children as inconvenient pets whose needs interrupt their own leisure time.
Well said, Jessica!

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