“Oh! the boys in our house don’t really cook!”
You must have heard this somewhere around you,
May be in movies
Some tv soap opera depicting the kind of Indian society we live in,
What if the household work was taught to each and every kid,
Be it a son or a daughter,
As if it were a part of daily life,
Similar to let’s say brushing your teeth,
If it were to happen,
Don’t you think the very issue about who does what in a household would be sorted?
After all, relationships have come down to give and take,
Don’t you think it would take care of the give and take?
Maybe one could go beyond this and focus upon other aspects of what a relation could end up meaning!
Whether it was done for our generation or not is a topic for another day,
But what we can do, we should do,
And someone once told me: