As a parent my greatest fear is harm coming to my children. As much as we would like to preserve our children’s innocence it could be detrimental to them if they are not warned of the world’s dangers.
Red riding hood is the universal cautionary tale and can be used metaphorically or literally.
This forest was a usual walk for me and I enjoyed it tremendously until a forest fire burned it down. It was my first experience of a natural disaster and it ended my obliviousness to this horrid experience,