Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Never Met My Grandfather

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    I Hardly Met My Grandmother

    On my mom's side.  Never met any grandparents from my dad's--I think they are dead.  My grandmother from my mom's side didn't care to meet me or my brother until I was about 12 when my grandpa was dying.  I flew to Michigan for the funeral with my mom.  Any...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F Apr 4, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    i never met my grandfather my family told

    when i was one year old my grandfather passed away so never got the chance of meeting him only heard about him he was a brave police officer a great person
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 4, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Mom's Father

    I never met my maternal grandfather, he died when my mom was 12. I lived the earliest years of my life living with my mom and grandmother, until middle school when my grandma moved in with my aunt, then it was just my mom and I. Growing up, she would always tell me stories about...
    Bloo Bloo 22-25, F Feb 19, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Never Met My Fathers Fathert

    My fathers parents divorced when my father was small and we have never heard from him again. I have tried searching for him on the internet with very little luck. I have very little money making any real searching difficult especially since we have very little information about...
    charliew charliew 36-40, M Jan 30, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Wish I Had Known Them...

    I never had a chance to meet either of my grandfathers, and I wish I had.  On my mother's side, my grandfather was a store keeper and a man of good character and a loving father to his seven children.   He was a southern gentleman, not from the wealth he...
    headstrongheart headstrongheart 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Wondering Why...

    how can a man just up and leave his wife...marry someone else and never want to see his daughter or grandchildren? when i first got married at age 29 i wS living in the same town as my grandfather and i never knew it. His name was Frank winters and he never once asked to see me...
    warmblueoceans warmblueoceans 46-50 May 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Born Too Late

     I never met my maternal grandfather or my paternal grandfather. Both of them died before I was born. I wonder how they would have been. 
    reset reset 18-21, F Jan 31, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Never Knew He Existed

    Not until I was 14 years old. When I found out who my real father was, I also found out about him. And he was dying. At the time I didn't realise, but a few months after I'd first made contact I received a message saying that he'd passed away... just like that. I never met him...
    thelastdodo thelastdodo 16-17, F Jul 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Did I Meet You? No.... Did I Miss You? Yes.

    I was adopted from China at age 2. I played. I had fun. I lived. But until age 5 i had no idea of the outside world I only knew what it was in kindergarden. I never met my grandfather on my mom`s side or on my father`s side. I lived until age 9 that was when i realized you were...
    theguythatnevermetyou theguythatnevermetyou 13-15, M Jul 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    One of my grandfather's was murdered

    before I was born. My other grandfather died of a heart virus when i was 4. We didn't bring them up much, because it seemed like a painful thing for my grandmother's to talk about. I'd like to call my grandmothers and ask them who my grandfathers were and what they were like. I...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Never Met My Grand Parents

    I have never met my grand parents; on my mothers side. My mother hardly talks about them. When she does mention them They both passed away when she was a little girl, From the cold or pneumonia.
    hoganhopper hoganhopper 51-55 Oct 7, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Where Are You Grandpa?

    I never had the chance of meeting either of my Grandfathers, since they both passed away before I was born. I have always been saddened by this fact. I wish that there was someone who would let me adopt them as my grandfather. I know it probably sounds wierd, but I never had that...
    SigilofAnxiety SigilofAnxiety 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I never met him in real life. I just met him on omegle and we continue our conversation on skype. We do cam chat from night til morning. Sometimes the cam chat isnt worth it. Bcs...
    ochamr ochamr 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have never met my father he lives locally he knows about me and could easily be in contact but doesn't want to be even when I contacted him first. I'm scared I will never meet...
    eaj22 eaj22 18-21, F 1 Response May 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    “You Were Never Really Mine To Begin With” When you simply live your life in a way that makes you happy, it would never as necessary to actually care about what’s going to...
    AeonFlux21 AeonFlux21 22-25, F 1 Response May 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ??LongB4 we met I made a poem of appreciation accepting respect you had won my heart over with.
    SoftLove7755 SoftLove7755 31-35, F May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    happy 35th birthday its sad that i always remember your birthday and you never remembered mine during all these years .... now ... even though we don't talk anymore. .. i...
    lonesomedove80 lonesomedove80 31-35, F 1 Response May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was born as the oldest, my parents never got married, when I was about 7 my mom told me I had a half-sibling from my father. He was born in 2000 in Virginia. His name was Damien...
    cutiekay55 cutiekay55 18-21, F Apr 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He died three days after I was born.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was adopted at birth, and have a letter from my birth mom explaining why she gave me to, which she wrote while still pregnant with me. I recently found out her full name and got...
    encore23 encore23 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Maybe i wouldn't be here feeling how i'm feeling .
    SilentHarmoni SilentHarmoni 18-21, F 1 Response May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was lonely and desperate for a companion. His name popped up on my screen alongside a smiling face. Still to this day, I have no idea how to pronounce his name but seeing it...
    KAnnie98 KAnnie98 16-17, F May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Q: What type of music do mummies listen to? A: WRAP MUSIC!
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you don't know what that's like......let me be one of the first to welcome you to EP.
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 18 Responses May 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I sent you a messageI sent it lofting on a breezewatched as it floated its way to the heavensknowing the angels would find itand deliver it to your heartthere's been no one since...
    Pand0rasCharm Pand0rasCharm 70+, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As long as you keep on saying those romantic words to me, I can't help to hope that everything will be fine in the end...
    nbsbgal nbsbgal 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to share my story.I contracted HSV from a one night fling, he never told me. I'm not sure if he knew or he was in denial, because he was still in denial when i told him.At...
    jokerrrr jokerrrr 26-30, M May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello guys... I love someone online , I was friendzoned by him for 7 months but finally he said that he has feelings towards me.. likes me & admires me and never met someone thinks...
    Nadooda21 Nadooda21 22-25, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1) I think your best friend or sister looks better than you do. 2) You are fat. Or that dress looks horrible on you. 3) I think you are worthless. 4) You are nothing more...
    zonus zonus 31-35, M 3 Responses May 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i have a girlfriend that lives in pa n its been a year n we never met. im a very patient guy. i love her more then anything in the world
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    my grandfather is in stage 7 and I don't think he'll make it to next year. we had to contact the state yesterday because he is being neglected. My grandmother goes to see him...
    Kirah13 Kirah13 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Many people I met online turned out to be very important to me. As friends, more than friends, strangers who taught me new things... I am just waiting for the day where I can be as...
    NoPostOnSundays NoPostOnSundays 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My husband and I met on EP. A year ago next month actually. I'm from South Carolina and he was living in Washington state. We were the thousand miles away from each other. 37 years...
    BeautifulxDelusions BeautifulxDelusions 18-21, F 8 Responses 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I thought I had a real friend. we met by PlayStation 4. he was really important to me. we used to talk about each other lives, problems etc. he told me that our friendship was the...
    BITCTangerina BITCTangerina 13-15, F 49 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I met someone who really helps me when I'm bored and depressed. We are not in the same city but we are always talking on Skype. So I think meeting someone online is not a bad thing...
    cenksama cenksama 18-21, M 14 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My grandfather died when I was 4. His funeral was on my fifth birthday. My most treasured childhood memories are with him. I remember him holding my hand and walking me to...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wear a pair of my grandfather's Levi jeans and a few of his Pendelton wool shirts. When I wear them I feel they bring me strength and protection.
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mother's Day 2012 I knew that week it was your time. Had spent to week two weeks prior helping my friend pull off a Fashon Show to benefit girls rescued from human trafficking...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    my grandfather might not make it today he might go to heaven
    Summerdogs Summerdogs 18-21, F 3 Responses May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Take care of my grandfather who's health is declining.. I am exhausted yet can't sleep. It is draining me. And taking away time from my 2 small children. But I know he would do it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like I am never good enough for him and that my ex best friend is better. But all she do is flirt with other guys, make love with another guy, and cheat on him. I don't want...
    XxCuTiE14xX XxCuTiE14xX 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    lately I have been sharing my experience with this guy i met online. and in those experiences I shared the love I have for him. I was nervous to how I feel about him because I'm...
    NotHisGirl NotHisGirl 16-17, F 7 Responses