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My awesome grandad flew in Wellingtons in the war. Damn, those shortages were terrible. Tell us about brilliant-stroke-rubbish grandparents.

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(, Thu 2 Jun 2011, 21:51)
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My gran was great
She used to look after my sister and me in the school holidays while my mum worked in a fruit and veg shop a few miles away. About half an hour before my mum was due to finish work she'd have us up at the front window which looked across the valley to the main road, every red car that passed she'd tell us was our mum coming home...until she tired of this after said half hour and tell us there must have been an accident and she was hurt or dead. She always reminded me of the granny out of George's Marvellous Medicine but with less redeeming features...
(, Tue 7 Jun 2011, 18:22, closed)

(, Tue 7 Jun 2011, 19:22, closed)
I hate
the fact that I may be seen as a Dr accolyte for saying this, but:

I really like that.
(, Tue 7 Jun 2011, 20:50, closed)
There are still features, but they're rather less redeeming...
(, Wed 8 Jun 2011, 14:18, closed)
The granny out of George's Marvellous Medicine,
with the mouth shaped like a dog's bottom?
(, Tue 7 Jun 2011, 23:01, closed)

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