“Why” is the only question that bothers people enough to have an entire letter of the alphabet named after it. - Douglas Adams in The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time.
Why? Why? Why? Why?
It is the question young children ask again and again….the question that helps us to discover the root cause of an event. It is the essence of curiosity and our question to find reason.
It is such an easy question to ask. There is not much thinking in the formulation of the question and a lot of information to be gleaned from the answer…even if we are answering it for ourselves rather than relying on someone else.
In 2012 --- let’s ask it often and really listen to the answer.