Recent Examples of grandparent from the Web
My grandparents were all domestics, and there's no shame in that.
Most notable, over the past year or so, the family told her, three dogs at the development, including one belonging to the boy’s grandparents, had been infected with blastomycosis.
The AfD claimed that Käßmann, speaking at a church assembly event in Berlin in May, had said that any citizen with two German parents and four German grandparents was a neo-Nazi.
Though the streets where his grandparents walked have known much struggle, Ford said, the district now seems to be finding a new chapter.
Guenther has an uncle with cerebral palsy; his condition motivated his parents (Guenther’s grandparents) to build, more or less by hand, a center for the disabled in the L.A.-area community of La Puente.
Penelope started including Gary as one of her grandparents.
The most treasured piece in our collection is the Russian wedding chest that belonged to my husband’s grandparents.
My parents and grandparents lost a lot of sleep waiting for an evacuation notice and watching the water steadily creep up to the back porch, but the danger has passed.
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