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Old 12-03-2016, 12:51 PM   #43
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Congrats Melinkat those were indeed priceless smiles of innocence and delight.
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Old 12-03-2016, 03:22 PM   #44
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Congrat's to Melinkat. A very deserving image that i'm sure you will cherish for many years to come.
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I'm sad to say my Grandma passed this morning. I guess 2016 wasn't done taking him the good ones.The last I saw her was the picture I submitted for the November contest. RIP.

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I'm thankful for my 97 year old Grandma, Ms. Nonah Watson of Woodland, Mississippi. Last year my uncle made the difficult choice to move her into a skilled nursing facility (which, by the way, is a very kind place with lots of friends and kin working and residing there).

In the last year, grandma has only gone outside into the garden terrace a couple of times and has not ever gone out the front door. Well, as soon as I told her our new Airstream was out front, she insisted on walking outside to see it.

You see, my grandpa, who passed away many years ago, LOVED Airstreams. I remember as a kid him pointing one out any time he saw one and talking about how good they were. But, there was no was they could ever afford one.

Fast forward all these years and I'm guessing Grandma didn't want to pass up an opportunity to see one and let my Grandpa know his grandson got around to having one. We're thankful Airstream got her motivated.
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Old 12-31-2016, 10:14 AM   #46
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So sorry for your loss. Your post with the photo is a lovely tribute to her.

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I too am sorry, looks like you will have lot's of GREAT MEMORIES if they are anything like the picture you posted.


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Thank you for your kindness. That photo will always be precious to me, now more than ever.
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I'm sad to say my Grandma passed this morning. I guess 2016 wasn't done taking him the good ones.The last I saw her was the picture I submitted for the November contest. RIP.
So sorry to hear of your loss, but glad she got to see you and the Airstream before she departed. I'm sure it brought her great joy to see you that day and to know you would get to enjoy that Airstream. My condolences.
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