About the History Book
My grandmother is one of the single most influential people in my life. I am not sure that she knows that, but she is.
Growing up I always loved listening to her speak, her intelligence is undeniable. She’s by far one of the best conversationalists I’ve ever known. She naturally speaks as though she is writing a story, with vivid details but always concise. She also has a serious love for fruits and nuts, like somebody else we all know.
This year, my grandmother gave me an extraordinarily touching gift. She compiled every photo she had of me as well as pages and pages of well-documented family history into one large book. I cannot imagine how much thought and effort went into the project. She did this for every member of the family, amazing.
So Grandma, as out of character as it is for me to be openly sentimental, from this kid: