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I Love My Grandmother

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    She Saved My Life

    When my mom was at the hospital and in labor there was some complications. I don't know all the details but I guess my mom's uterus or something was too narrow or whatever and while she was pushing, I got stuck and was dying. The doctor's kept telling my mom to push not looking...
    aja6693 aja6693 18-21, F Nov 6, 2012

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    www.my-grandma-loves-the-internet.com

    Ever since I moved my computer from the living room to my bedroom, my granny has been looking at me with suspicion. Though she has never told me what bothers her, I have got a fair idea of it by now. She must be thinking I watch all the nonsense stuff on the Internet at night...
    eyes04111981 eyes04111981 31-35, M 4 Responses Jun 3, 2011

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    Grandmothers

    Why is that grandmothers of us that a little bit older always cooked. My grandmother was a fabulous cook and I was always spoilt rotten as a young child. When I met my then g/fs grandmother she was also a fabulous cook and spoilt me rotten too. Sadly both these...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 13, 2009

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    If she died anyone soon,

    my heart would turn to stone
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F Aug 29, 2014

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    I Never Got To Thank Her Properly

    Its been 8 years...i miss her...i just wish i could tell her how much i appreciate how she gave me such a wonderful childhood and how much i love her!She always took such good care of me,in fact she even spoiled me too much...she allowed me to skip school all the time :D my...
    Honestlyhonest Honestlyhonest 16-17, M Jun 6, 2011

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    My Grandmother

    My Grandmother just recently passed away. She was 93. She had breast cancer and she fought the good fight til the end. As far as I could tell from my family members near her she fought up until the end when she knew her time was near and finally gave up. I love her dearly and...
    AVeryNiceguy34 AVeryNiceguy34 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 5, 2013

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    Gone But Not Forgotten

    I left England in 1970 when I was 7 after my father killed himself. My stepdad had left his wife and 3 children, never to talk to or see them again (until 4 years ago) and took us to Australia, cutting off everyone we were connected to unless they went along with his plan. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Nov 11, 2013

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    Jesla(grandmother)

    i just checked my mail and found out that my grandmother has passed away which saddens me becuase well i love her when i was younger every summer i went to her house i may have gotten into trouble allot even once i almost killed my self(see my story called cliff jumping) but she...
    IsmoAkkete IsmoAkkete 26-30 Aug 8, 2012

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    Today, I found out that my grandmother's cancer

    has came back. She has a tumor on her brain, lungs, and liver. She also has pneumonia and a serious urinary tract and kidney infection. I'm trying to stay positive but it's hard. You never really realize how much you love someone until something like this happens. Cherish your...
    havokitten havokitten 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2014

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    She's Awesome

    She's so funny. She sarcastic and and a bit of a wiseass..I see where I get it from. Haha. and The stories she has are great and entertaining..and she's so little. Lol. She's like 5' so for me, hugging her is like hugging a kid. Haha. Plus she buys me Mexican candy everytime she...
    Browneyes4322 Browneyes4322 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2012

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    On Her Way To A Nursing Home

    I talked to my sister on the phone today.  When I asked how our grandmother was doing, she told me that "it's okay".  Pause.  She is taking my grandmother for her check up so that her physical is up to date and then apply for admission into a nursing home.  I...
    JasmineFDFe JasmineFDFe 26-30 May 25, 2010

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    Our favorite thing to do is watch The Golden

    Girls together. She always asks me to watch it with her, or when I'm sick she'll watch it with me. I love it, and I love my grandmother. She's my best friend and I don't know what I would do without her. Actually, we're watching The Golden Girls right now. I have a cold so I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 27, 2014

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    Love Her So Much

    I was just watching the Syfy channel and I remembered my granny being terrified of those movies. She's 73 and oh so sweet. She was the one who took us in when my mom was ailing in rehab. I remember how she would wake us up for school with a hot meal sitting on...
    Lostsoul22 Lostsoul22 22-25, F Mar 15, 2010

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    The Only One

    My dear grandmother will be 94 on March 29th and she is still doing great. I went to visit her the other day and my mom said she feel like her memory is leaving. I know my mother is right shes a nurse for over 45 years said that. But I could not see any evidience on that visit it...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F May 25, 2012

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    Paternal Grandmother Was My Savior- Maternal

    grandmother: You ain't bringing that damn half breed up in my house! Said to my 17 year old mother upon after my premature birth from a pregnancy my mother had hidden worried of violence over a relationship with someone who wasn't Black like them. Though my mother would soon...
    BlackNPinoy BlackNPinoy 26-30, M Mar 11

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    Brought her home yesterday

    so she can spend the Holliday with the family. I took her to the mall today where she got her hair done and we saw a movie. She was very happy
    Kingshelman Kingshelman 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 24, 2014

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    I Love Her!

    ...for so many reasons her wisdom her grace and how she makes me smile - just to name a few........   today I found an envelope of hers on the front it was written (in lovely hand writing) "Verses, Poems, Sayings.......and Cucumber Seeds" What a combo...
    Yohanna Yohanna 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 17, 2009

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    She's taking me out to eat today :) .

    Since I live alone I can't afford to go out to eat for real. Like Dairy Queen is a treat for me lol she's paying me 20 bucks to move a few boxes for her and then she's taking me to the village inn for free pie day ! Holy ****. I'm excited! Have you ever had a pie from mother...
    BGwannabe BGwannabe 18-21, M Nov 12, 2014

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    I Love Them Both

    I love both of my grandmothers, but lately my paternal grandmother has been on my mind.  She lives in a nursing home near my father.  I need to contact her...it's been a long time.  It's kind of weird seeing her in a nursing home now.  She's always been very healthy and quite...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M Nov 7, 2011

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    My paternal grandmother raised me

    after my 17 year old mother decided she still needed to "live life" and my father already 29 went home to his wife. We didn't have much, but I NEVER went without anything I needed and got most of what I wanted. Of my mother she said, "I wouldn't trust her to walk my dog across...
    Desculpas Desculpas 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 26, 2014

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    Grandma Is Drunk And Killing Herself

    Everyone in my family has given up on my grandmother. but i keep holding on. she is a drunk she is dieing right infront of me and i cant save her. no body lets me see her becouse they are trying to hide the truth from me as if i was a little kid. i miss her so much, i miss who...
    PiXiECuttie PiXiECuttie 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 11, 2013

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    Grandma's Lessons Never End

    Like many women, I quit my job several years ago to take care of my 89 year-old Grandmother after she had stroke.  At least we think it was a stroke.  Medical examination never conclusively revealed what was wrong with her.  I came home from work one day to find...
    kcvenus kcvenus 61-65, F 4 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    I Love Her More Than Anything In The World

    I love her so much. She took me in when my mother didn't want me anymore. I'd rather die so I won't have to face the pain of her passing away. She's healthy now, but she's is older and I'm scared of losing her. I have horrible mood swings and sometimes I get a really bad attitude...
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F Mar 14, 2013

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    My grandmother is more like a mother to me.

    I love my mom, but my grandmother has always been there for me when I needed support. She's my everything. Everyday I see her suffering from pain and it kills me. If I could, I'd switch places with her, without a doubt. She's not dying, although I know, when that day comes, I...
    princessBE princessBE 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2014

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    Hope

    I'm 14 years old, but my Grandmother has taken care of me since I was 3 weeks old. Until the autumn of 2008. When she was diagnosed with cancer. My aunty and I had just got back from our vacation in Italy, and my grandma had had an operation for prolapse. The stupid thing is...
    SelenaRox007 SelenaRox007 13-15, F May 15, 2010

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    Seblett Seblett 13-15, F Aug 29, 2014

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    My Grandmother Is The Best

    I just found out that my grandmother is in the hospital and is going to have surgery. She is frail but she chose this surgery instead of being in a wheelchair the rest of her life. I would have done the same thing. She is so far away from me and I can't be with her...
    spank1972 spank1972 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 11, 2009

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    My Grandmother is old

    and crazy but she cant get enough of me. She is afraid to walk down one step alone but she would run down an up escalator for me. That's true love.
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Aug 29, 2014

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    Just drove 2 hours each way in the snow,

    so she can have a happy thanksgiving with the family.
    Kingshelman Kingshelman 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2014

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    I love her more than anything in life.

    Id die for her if I had to.
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F Jul 12, 2014

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    I am getting tired of the ones who want to walk on the red white and blue FLAG. If you don't love it leave it. It is so funny how something bad happen in the world they want us to...
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