LOVE FOR EACH OTHER
WAS A LEGEND IN OUR FAMILY
My Grandfather, having experienced love at first sight
went straight home to ask his cousin, who was this beautiful girl.
Before too long they were dating and then married.
My Grandfather went off to war and they wrote each other love letters. At one point during the war my Grandfather was the sole survivor of a plane that crashed in Burma. He carved my Grandma a heart necklace from the windshield of the wreckage. He also brought back the material of the parachute and from it my Grandmother made Christmas stockings – the whole family has stockings made from this sacred material.
Her garden house had a foundation, trellis, black shutters,
a brick patio, window boxes full of coleus, and most importantly,