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I Remember My Grandmother

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    A Visit With My Grandmother

    A visit with my Grandmother It was the summer of 1959, I had just returned home from the Residential School after being away from my mother and father, and it was a surprize to find that my Grandmother Rose was at my parents’ home. She had been there for a while because well...
    newtonpark newtonpark 56-60, M 12 Responses Sep 22, 2013

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    I was also 6 years old the first time I met my

    grandmother. We lived in California and my grandparents lived in Arkansas. They owned a farm, living in a log cabin that my grandfather had built some 50+ years earlier. My grandmother was 86 years old when the entire family (approx 35 people) decided to have a family reunion...
    msugarnini msugarnini 56-60, F Jan 6

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    The Beaitiful Oressa!

    My grandmother (on my father's side) was one of the only good christians I ever met. She was respectful, kind, genorous, and real. Our family all lived close together with my grandparent's house at the heart of the area. Every Saturday, she would cook a meal big enough for an...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F Aug 29, 2012

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    In Memory Of My Maternal Grandmother

    My maternal grandmother had 3 granddaughters and one grandson. I believe that of the 4 grandchildren she had, I was her favorite. My mom,brother and I lived with my grandmother. My other two cousins lived in another state with my aunt and uncle. My grandmother didn't see them...
    nascarlucy nascarlucy 46-50, F Nov 28, 2012

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    How Could I Not? If you read some of my

    earlier posts, you'd know that I lived with my grandmother. So, I've decided to share the story with you today. My parents divorced when I was four (I shared this in "I Have Divorced Parents") and I ended up living with my maternal grandmother, my mother, and my little sister...
    FR3DR1CKA FR3DR1CKA 16-17, F Jun 24

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    mami, mama!

    Tan bella mi querida mama, ella me crio que amo, me cuido, me trato con respecto, con amor, la unica persona que me ha amado de verdad junto a mi papi ..los dos son lo mejor que em ha pasado en la vida lo amo tanto a los dos.Papi ya no esta con nosotros pero estoy segura que...
    onceloved onceloved 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 26, 2010

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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...
    Desculpas Desculpas 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 26

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    I wish I didn't hate my grandmother. It isn't as much hate as it is the absence of love, and this feeling greatly saddens me. She has always been rough around the edges, when my...
    oceaneyes24 oceaneyes24 22-25, F Aug 10

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    When i was younger i got handed over to my grandmother the day in was born.i always call my grandmother mom and whenever we go to my stupid mothers house my grandmother made me...
    deshaneejardine deshaneejardine 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    When I was a young man my grandmother liked to dress me as a girl.I think it was her way of punishing me if I was naughty.I was quite often put in a bra, girdle,seamed stockings...
    supersteve3 supersteve3 51-55 Jul 24

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    My grandmother died this morning. I didn't get a chance to say goodbye because it happened too quickly. My grandfather, my mother, and her brothers are having a private memorial...
    whitedove712 whitedove712 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    I think a lot about my maternal grandmother. She passed away four and a half years ago. I don't think about my other grandparents who predeceased her as much. I feel guilty for...
    Iltcp Iltcp 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 11

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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...
    havokitten havokitten 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have memories of being an uncle who died around a year before I was born. I used to remember a lot more as a child but my mother decided not to influence me into thinking about...
    girlfromtralfamadore girlfromtralfamadore 18-21, F Aug 2

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    So, it's been 3 months since my boyfriend broke up with me. We were together for almost a year. He is two years younger than me. He broke up with me over text. I remember calling...
    Mitsuko15 Mitsuko15 18-21, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I posted something similar to this before and deleted it for no apparent reason. I killed a woman in my last life. I'm sure of it because I vividly remember assaulting her and...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 4 Responses Jul 27

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    Had this conversation with someone at work a week ago. We where talking about being plugged in and the internet and all the gadgets that access the internet. His said "I can't...
    galdran galdran 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 9

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    I tend to remember pretty much everything said by someone i care a lot about. Word for word i remember what she tells me. Sometimes i remember what she was wearing or what i was...
    theysayitsjustme theysayitsjustme 16-17, F Aug 14

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    I don't want to be remembered after I die. I'll be 32 and a couple of months and I don't feel anyway this way or that way about it. I don't see that feeling changing. What is the...
    missquietriot missquietriot 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    I either do not have then or I just do not remember them at all when I wake up..The last dream I had was of a goat giving birth... The was the first dream I remembered in a few...
    KatIsAMermaid KatIsAMermaid 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I don't know if he was necessarily my first crush, but he's the first one that I can remember. Kind of hard to forget, as I was pretty obsessed over him. He was one of my...
    ShimmerSquirrels13 ShimmerSquirrels13 22-25, F Jul 24

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    In music class in grade 4 the music teach told us about the "Every good boy deserves fudge" to remember the lines to play recorder. The funny part was when people were suggesting...
    Izuka Izuka 13-15, F Jul 26

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    I have always been a good girl, never drinking, never smoking, always respecting the rules... But then I couldn't resist the temptation of fun. And Marijuana. I can clearly...
    Aredienne Aredienne 18-21, F Jul 27

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    I still remember the first time I saw you. You are the prettiest girl I ever saw. I had to know you. You became my best friend. You became my deepest love. You are the most...
    lonesojourner lonesojourner 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 28

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    I remember the day my friend Ryan died it was a Sunday and it was all over Facebook. Everyone thought it was a hoax because you can't believe everything you read. The next day at...
    HaleyP HaleyP 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    Dreaming above the blue sky.. Knowing oneday I can fly.. But even im in another world.. I cant forget anything about you.. Shadows haunting me behind my pain.. Leaving my empty...
    denez denez 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    I can't remember what I did, I just remember getting the strap over knee and then hand over bum pants and undies pulled down . Man it hurt.
    StefanieL StefanieL 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    So I was thirteen and it was the summer between seventh and right grade. I was sleeping in my bed and I accidentally slept in really late. I just remember my mom yelling at me to...
    bban14 bban14 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    i will remember you for the smile you put on my face, the sparkle you brought to my eyes, the sun shine you put in my world. i will always remember you and be thankful to you for...
    Cubeball Cubeball 16-17, M Aug 10

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    I was asleep when it happened. My clock radio turned on and i could hear it as i was sleeping. Maybe it woke me up or maybe it was coming into whatever i was dreaming. I remember...
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    My first crush his name was mark I had a major crush on him he lives really close to me to i remember all my friends daring me to ring his door bell I liked him so much I memorized...
    thatonegirl156 thatonegirl156 16-17, F Aug 12

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    I was in the office at my boss's house .I even remember what color the cable line was that we pulled in so that we could all sit and watch as our country unraveled. it was Grey. I...
    mrinvader mrinvader 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I remember i was only 1 years old. And when my mother heard the news that the trade center had been attacked, she realized that my sister who was in college was close to the world...
    Bishwha Bishwha 13-15, F Aug 14

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    My first kiss was in the rain I had this handsome younger than me boy and he took me to a promenade next to river It's started raining and he sad U will always remember me I still...
    hunlove hunlove 31-35, F a week ago

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    I remember building cubby houses out of sticks and gum nuts were money for good sticks kept us entertained for hours...or talking about how the world began..sleeping on my best...
    wherethewildthingswere wherethewildthingswere 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I had my first kiss during recess, under a slide. I didn't know the boy at all! He just randomly asked me if I want to marry him and I said yes even though I didn't know what...
    californiadreamz101 californiadreamz101 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I remember this memory very vividly, despite being half asleep and 6 years old. Our family was on a week long road trip to Colorado, and my brother and I were sleeping in the...
    Maximum1397 Maximum1397 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I will remember you always, since you're gone, everything went gloomy. But I remember the wonderful woman that you are, I don't hate you. I will be here if you need to talk.
    voslung voslung 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    Remembering my childhood missing the 90's hip hop and pop mvs seeing mtv nelly,chingy(myfault) , and janet jackson sometimes watching nick nick nick nick nick are you afraid of the...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I remember my grandfather when he was very ill, his doctor went to their house to check his condition. All of my family were all there when the doctor told us that he had a stage 4...
    Jelliii Jelliii 22-25, F Jul 23

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    I remember how much more life was full of color and now it's just gray and dull 😔
    Nateweezy Nateweezy 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    Oh man I don't remember my first only my ex from a year ago u thought she really did love me but the truth is she was dating a girl and a guy the same time she was dating me...
    hartbrokenlove hartbrokenlove 13-15, M Jul 23

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    I remember the closest thing we had was a Word Processor. I was AMAZED to see a 'typewriter' that didn't have a carriage and that I was able to make corrections with a cursor !!
    MysticTraveler MysticTraveler 51-55, M 6 Responses Jul 23

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    I remember when I had my first break up it was vary painful my heart was broken in millions of pieces and I thought that the world I created was over know I have a better place to...
    genesisp genesisp 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I do remember it well. I was too trusting and believed everything that was said to me at that time. It was devastating when it all came to the surface and I thought I would never...
    StoneWall77 StoneWall77 36-40, F Jul 24

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    I remember back to when I was a bit younger and was constantly trying to prove my existence to people I thought mattered. I never really fit in but these people made it seem like...
    aliciam74 aliciam74 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    One summer I went to the public pool with my little brother, he was 8 at the time, he was sitting there over hearing me and my friends conversation, he then says "Is there blood in...
    Maryahsings Maryahsings 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 25

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