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Mary & Tom - My Grandparents

By JennyT, published on Aug 31, 2013

Dear Mary and Tom,

May I pen a letter asking who you were? I know you are my grandparents, but that is sadly all

Grandpa we never met, I have no stories of your life - this I only blame myself? for the questions were never asked - how sad that I did not

So please I ask forgiveness, as I never knew you as a lad?nor the trials you faced in life, witnessing the wars

I know not how you met 'your Mary', or how you sang or even laughed how regrettable, that all I know of you - are your old photographs

Grandma.. we did meet, but was for the shortest... (more)

Tags: australia, death, mourn, regret, grandparents

SHMILY

By Coach Phatty, published on May 25, 2013

This is an awesome story of an older couple who shared a life-long marriage of dedication and a deep, undying love. It will certainly leave you with a smile on your face and will touch your heart in a special way.

My grandparents were married for over half a century, and played their own special game from the time they had met each other. The goal of their game was to write the word "shmily" in a surprise place for the other to find. They took turns leaving "shmily" around the house, and as soon as one of them discovered it, It was their turn to hide it once more.

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Tags: grandpa, grandparents, grandma

$30 million of cocaine comes into Australia

By Jennifer Stone, published on Jun 2, 2012

... deal drugs. The drug has them hooked. It wasn't hard, one party that lasted three days as one of the drug dealers told me. This is how they do it. Taking someone a clean escort to a party just to get hooked on the drug of love as they say.

How many children are being brought up by grandparents through the addiction has pushed the love out of their life.

Drug the drug baron know what the effect is for the people left behind. The devastion that the drugs have caused not just to the working girl however to the child that was left behind, the parents that are picking up the... (more)

Tags: australia, drugs, parents, grandparents, 30 million dollars, working girls, drug users, drug dealers

Why Everyone Deserves to be the Star of Their Own Biography

By ddmw, published on Apr 2, 2011

...of it - and spend it just as fast – many of us seem to have overlooked the most important thing in the world: who we are. What do you know about where you came from? Really came from, not just where you were born and the names of your parents? What sort of lives did your great-grandparents lead? Did they share similar views about the world as you do now? And what will our great-grandchildren ever know of us – apart from, perhaps, our names and what we did for a living?

The answer to all of these questions, and many more, could be found in each of your... (more)

Tags: memoirs, biography, autobiography, life story, grandparents

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