It's easy to feel a disconnect between the generations because society has become segregated by age. With age-segregated schools, parental work obligations and senior housing developments, people have to make a conscious effort to get together - or it just doesn't happen.
Gone are the days when the wisdom of the elders was communicated naturally around a dinner table. Gone are the days when teens were available to keep seniors up to date with new trends and methods of communication.
Rediscovering the connection between generations can be priceless for both.