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Thoughts on city change

I was on the bus today and as the bus passes by the places, I noticed all these changes in my city. New buildings, constructions and new roads.
I haven't lived very long and yet so much changes has already happened. 
Children or babies who are born much later will never even know that the city has changed because when they were born, the city has already changed.

I don't know why but I found this mind blowing.
In the past, no one foresaw any of these changes.
And now, this changes are happening.

It only goes to show that the city and life is everchanging.

Change will continue to occur.

It only goes to show, I would never really know the future.
I wouldn't be able to foresee what I will do in the future.

My future might be out of my expectations.
It might be completely crazy and awesome.
It might be completely different from what I am thinking currently.

And I like that thought.
It only goes to show that the future is unpredictable.
And it could be anything.

Hence, it could be simply amazing.


Happy "Sam" said…
Yes !!
A lot things change !!
time is not waiting us !!
A lot time ... when we small still can see it !
But now ....
All the kids play phone ......
no longer see playground got a lot children !!

Life change ....
A lot things change !!
Next time we can see car fly !!
then the sky is jam too !
haha !!

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