Faced with the responsibilities of adulthood, a Chengdu netizen reminisces about his childhood simplicities, with pictures, in a QQ forum post
Fellow netizens share his sentiments, cherishing these mere memories, given China's economic transformation. One of them recalls being chased away while stealing fruits with his playmates.
Here are some selects with translated captions.
In remembrance of our irretrievable childhood
Popping bubble wrap sheets
Watching the ants move home
Making bubbles from liquid soap and water mixed with detergent