Just got a notice that my cousin’s mother-in-law died; she had been sick for a very long time. The obituary mentioned that she had been a great-grandmother, which makes my cousin a grandmother, and she is only ten years older than I am. Time marching on, and all that.
Today I discovered a massive amount of information — massive definitely in comparison with what I had known up till now — about my own grandparents. I discovered this information this afternoon while wandering through the Museum’s Wedded Perfection exhibit, consisting of wedding dresses of various past times. My grandmother’s wedding dress is among them, and is stunning to see. With any luck I will remember to paste it into this post at the end. […]