The Universal Wisdom of Grandparents

Written by Laurie Halladay on July 14, 2011

We wanted to say to Grandpa San and Grandma San that we had walked in their shoes.

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Inviting My Grandparents to My Nuptials

Written by Ebony Grimsley on May 26, 2011

I would like to introduce them to whomever my future husband would be. And invite them to my nuptials.

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Five More Minutes with my Grandfather

Written by Peter L. Mosca on April 25, 2011

I left my Grandfather who was in a Florida hospital, tubes and other apparatus connected to him. Can you imagine? It hurts me to this day.

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Pop’s Dark Secret

Written by Thomas Riddell on March 15, 2011

When I turned 18 years of age, after a fairly heated argument between Nan and Pop, my grandmother hit me with a bombshell. She told me, “Your grandfather had a dark past.” With very little detail, Nan told me of how Pop had spent close to 30 years in Sing Sing Priso

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  • Aunt Jo

    In a previous post, I mentioned that one of the highlights of life since I started FMMW has been getting back in more regular touch with my only aunt, Aunt Jo. She’s written the story of her son (my cousin), Lee, and shared two beautiful photos of him.

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