Posts in category "Grandparents"
My grandmother and grandfather were married on April 26, 1941. My grandfather was drafted one month later. They did not see each other again for 4 and a half years. During that time, both my grandfather’s mother and father died. Here is a copy of a letter to my grandfather (Joe) from his sister (Ann)... Read more »
And miracles, for that matter. The world is made up of two kinds of people – the believers and the non-believers. I am in the former and that’s how I ended up being the weirdo at Dunkin Donuts the other morning. The Long Explanation - My grandfather sends me pennies. Yes, he died 12 years... Read more »
the eyes!! *cue thunder, lightning, old Italian lady hunched over with big knuckles and thinning hair (but a heart of gold) ‘Tis the season … of allergies. Ugh! And, I’m reminded of this entry from the Archives. ~~~ FINALLY, my headache is gone. I had the worst headache for two straight days. And, I wondered... Read more »
FINALLY, my headache is gone. I had the worst headache for two straight days. And, I wondered … Could it be allergies? Could it be that I need to see the chiropractor? Could it be lack of sleep? Or could it be … ‘the eyes?’ (*cue thunder, lightning*) My Grandma LaSala would say it was... Read more »