I could see tired children, toddling along and struggling to keep their eyes open as best they could.
Others slept in their parents' arms as we waited for the parking lot tram that would take us to our cars.
My forty-year-old feet ached, and I felt a bit sad to think that in a couple of days I would be leaving California, my vacation over, to go back to my desk.
But then I smiled to think that for at least a day I felt ten years old again.
Example Though serving on a jury is not only a civic responsibility but also an interesting experience, many people still view jury duty as a chore that interrupts their jobs and the routine of their daily lives.
However, juries are part of America's attempt to be a free and just society.
From the left, I could hear the jungle sounds of Adventureland.
As I entered the gate, Main Street stretched before me with its quaint shops evoking an old-fashioned small town so charming it could never have existed. Disneyland may have been built for children, but it brings out the child in adults.
More job opportunities for teens, especially those funded by state and local programs, would offer income for teens as well as productive work for the community.
Outreach to families through schools, community organizations, and places of worship would help promote inter-generational activities that could improve family closeness, helping teens to work on their problems at the family level, instead of taking them to the streets.