|Many people have indulged in games and have had fun in a
good game at some point in their lives. Games primarily exist to provide
pleasure as a leisure activity for people of all ages. Today, it is
believed that the hectic work schedule of an adult's life has prevented
him from indulging in games whether indoor or outdoor. Some of the better
known indoor games are board games like chess, while the more popular
outdoor games include many sports like soccer, badminton, and tennis.
I feel that games play an essential role in the development of a
healthy human being. An example of an indoor game which I think is
excellent is chess. Chess is a game enjoyed by many adults today because
of the challenge it presents one's mind in his "intelligence' to
defeat his opponent. To many people, they feel that "exercising"
the mind with the indulgence of the game promotes intelligence in an
individual because the game triggers the mind to think and constantly
questions his every risky move.
Outdoor games are at least as important in the development of a healthy
body as physical activities trigger the body's metabolism to burn excess
fat and calories. Studies have shown that people are not susceptible to
diseases and subsequently live longer in a regular routine of daily
exercise which is very often in the form of games. Popular games like
tennis soccer have become many adults' favorites after a long, hard day at
In conclusion, there are many advantages in playing games for working
adults. While many adults today are finding it difficult to include games
in their leisure, it is important to realize the benefits that are
accompanied by activities such as playing games. Playing games not only
helps relieves stress accumulated from an individual's demanding work life
but are also fun to indulge in. It fosters good social relations amongst
friends and family members and thus a reason why games are indispensable
and should be included in one's lifestyle.