sentimentality, understanding requires time and knowledge and thought and care. It is an expression of empathy.
As a gift, understanding is a deep form of love and respect. It is informed through the cycle of setting priorities, collecting facts, observing the relationship between cause and effect and reflecting on those experiences.
Happiness is often based on mutual understanding, a sense of belonging and of feeling appreciated. Your happiness may or may not involve consanguinity. It may or may not involve the activity of mirror neurons. It may or may not involve nostalgia.
Who or what are you attempting to understand at present, and why?
How are your ancestors assisting or hindering your understanding?
How may your time and knowledge and thought and care in relation to Ancestors Within become an expression of your most valuable gift?