Tag Archives: great grandmother


Verse 19, Chapter 27 in the Book of Proverbs says “As water reflects the face so one’s life reflects the heart.” While we all have memories of how Granny lived her life that show what her heart was like, I … Continue reading

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The journey of one generation passing their stories onto the next has to be recorded.  In this day of multi-modes of communication, I choose a photograph to capture the laugh of a great Grandmother as she holds her 14th great-grandchild. I … Continue reading

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Addressed to Seymour Jacklin Esq.

                  31/1/32 Royston My dearest Seymour. I will be glad if you will have my vein opened to be sure of death; also, to have me cremated. Thank you for all your goodness … Continue reading

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