When I was a kid… When I was a kid, we ran barefoot in the yard, played in the dirt, fished in the creek with cane poles, and stayed outdoors until dark. We caught lightning bugs in jars and walked down the road without being afraid because we knew our neighbors. Facebook Prev Quote Next Quote Related Posts Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. Every day we have plenty of opportunities to… Your life is a result of the choices you make…Add Comment Cancel reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.