"Woosh"! The Grandmothers are flying off at each other. Grandma Dowdel from A Long Way from Chicago and my grandma are similar and different in so many ways by how they act what they say and look like.
Grandma Dowdel acts very nasty and rude sometimes, but other times she can act very nice. Like...
black mushroom, there hung a lantern, but it seemed afraid to unfurl its timid, quivering light in all that blackness; it burned softly, as if for itself.
Fenella's father pushed on with quick, nervous strides. Beside him her grandma bustled along in her crackling black ulster; they went so fast that...
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
(A New Version)
Little Red Riding Hood's mother says, 'Grandma is on the phone. She says she's ill. Why don't you get your motorbike and take some magazines?'
'OK,' says Little Red Riding Hood. 'I will.'
'Be careful with the traffic. Don't go too fast...
, and insight motivate grandchildren to be better people. They are very often role models and mentors for younger generations. They teach values, install ethnic heritage, and pass on family traditions. "Grandma," by Gerald Haslam, is a vivid and emotional portrait of a relationship between a...
Have you ever met someone who cares so much about the way they look or how people perceive them that they can’t even focus on reality? This sums up the way the grandma in a “Good Man Is Hard To Find” is in a nutshell. Superficial would also be a good word to describe the way in...
When I was little, I would wake up excruciatingly early just so I could sit with my grandma on her porch. She would make me a cup of milk with a tablespoon of coffee and loads of sugar. I remember talking with her; the taste of the lumps of sugar entangled in my memory. My mom was always...
“Something I found out about my grandma”
A few years ago I took my grandma to a buffet in our neighborhood called “The King’s Table”. My grandma doesn’t go out to dinner very often because she doesn’t like to spend money on herself. I knew that she absolutely loved...
If there were only one family member left, I wish it were you, great-grandma. You always trusted me, knew me inside and out, and you encouraged me all the time. You loved me more than anyone in the world. For all you were and all you gave me, I will always love you, great...
stood with so much poise and confidence I envied her. She was a stubborn woman.
The old porch swing covered in dew was located in the front yard of the house. That had been there since my Grandma had moved to her home. It was still there hanging from the huge apple tree; the tree was glistening...
gate. Dear Grandma, Hey grandma how are ypu doing?! Well I hope. Im doing grate by the way excpecialy in school. In my engeenering class I have figured out a way to count the majority vote in the white house. I know your thinking how in the world did I do that if I don’t work in the white house on...
The delicious smell of the warm cookies overwhelmed my senses as I walked up to the small cottage that grandma lived in "Grandma, I'm home." I announced as I bounced into the kitchen early one Friday afternoon. Grandma was always baking something these days, she especially liked to bake bread...
Grandma is the matriarch of our family. Because she has a close relationship with us and a great deal of
wisdom, her seven children and 16 grandchildren often seek her out for advice. We look to her for advice on everything
from how to potty-train a toddler to how to break up...
“My Inspirational Grandma”
Have you ever imagine how your life would be different if a key person were not in it, like a mother, father, spouse, or child? Some people are so integral to making us who we are that without them; our very identity would be changed. My grandmother is a key...
Red Riding Hood
Narrator 1: In a faraway land, there lives a young girl
Narrator 2: This girl was sweet and nice and all the village known her for a young red girl
Narrator 3: She had a grandma that lives on the other side of the place.
Narrator 4: And to reach that place she must pass dark...
Law of Life: “To escape a problem, solve it.”
I woke up to a lovely aroma, a scent that I don’t usually smell on Saturday mornings. Then, it snapped my mind; there is only one person in the world that would make me chocolate pancakes at 7:00 in the morning; my grandma! I was so...
restroom to brush her teeth and put her hair up into a ponytail. She knew her grandma would be happy that she had remembered to pull her hair back.
Thinking of her grandma always made Chelsea smile. Her grandma was so much fun to be with and she liked to teach Chelsea new things. Today, finally, her...
having a purpose. One person comes to my mind, which fits the “American success story” and she is my Grandma.
My Grandma was born in Ireland into a poor family with twelve brothers and sisters. Her one hobby growing up was Irish dancing but could not afford the classes. Instead she would sit in the...
"manicure" while the robot doing the housework. On top of that, a more expensive model was bought as Mrs Brown mentioned that she chose "one of the more expensive models".
Mrs Brown is not respectful to others. She laughed at Grandma, "giggling at her", and retorted her comments on the newly purchased...
Character sketch: My Grandma
Grandma is the most important person in my life. Her name is Zhang Yu Fang. She is very warm, kind lovely and facetious. Grandma is always happy and she has the most beautiful smile in the world. Everyday she would come home from either her friend’s house or shopping...
• Obvious symbolic meaning is that the sandbox which is square and full of sand is made to keep in whoever is placed there much like a coffin.
• Using a toy shovel busily covering herself with sand, the grandma is symbolically digging her own grave.
• Grandma’s dilemma is...
The Living Doll
Five Year old Annie Harrington and Grandma Harrington were walking down the lonely and pale street. “Grandma, Grandma, Can you buy me that doll?” Annie pointed her finger to the doll.
The doll was waving 2 fingers in the air, from one side to another. She was white, and...
Sandbox by Edward Albee
A Brief Play, in Memory of My Grandmother (1876-1959)
The Young Man, 25, a good-looking, well-built boy in a bathing suit
Mommy, 55, a well-dressed, imposing woman
Daddy, 60, a small man; gray, thin
Grandma, 86, a tiny, wizened woman with bright eyes
Every member of the family has the same “blood”. Another thing that has held a family together as strongly as blood was Grandma. My beloved Grandma is a very loving, strong, healing woman. She cared about each of our family member as well as each matter arise in our family. The most important...
The thing I will never forget in my life is when my grandma died. Back in Cambodia
I had lots of experiences, such as pain, sadness, loneliness, happiness, etc. because all those
Thing’s happened to me while I grew up. The most painful thing that I experienced in my life was when
this way about my grandma. Grandma Rosie moved to Canada ten years before I was born. Daddy used to say how much he missed his mother. I had never met my grandma Rosie until my high school years. We only spoke on the phone and sometimes wrote each other letters. During Christmas and birthdays...
(In comes ruby from school and hugs her mother)
Mama: hey Ruby! How was school?
Ruby: School was real jive mama!
Mama: That’s good to hear. Now, honey, your grandma is sick. I’m sure she’d really appreciate it if you ran down to the cottage and gave her some food.
Ruby: Sure mama! What do I...
Possum Magic is about two possums; one of which does magic. Grandma Poss turned her granddaughter invisible, in which Hush (the granddaughter) had many adventures. But eventually she became sick of being invisible and wanted to see herself again, but Grandma Poss didn’t know a spell to turn her...
with drowning eyes and murmured “Tina doesn’t have a lot of time, hurry inside.” Seeing my grandfather in his state of depression breaks my heart. As we, all gathered around grandma, Tina, uselessly and helplessly, I couldn’t help but to think “What can we do to make grandma at eased?” My mother and...
Memory from Childhood with Grandma
When I was a child, I met a new place with my family. This place is a small place but very beautiful. Its name is Zacatecas. It has like 100 hectares in area. Its weather is very hot in the summer, but in the fall it is cool. It has some trees. The Zacatecas...
Lost in Yonkers is set in 1942 Yonkers, New York, in the living room in Grandma Kurnitz's upstairs apartment. Downstairs is Kurnitz's Kandy Store, where Grandma and her daughter, Bella, work. As the scene opens, two boys, Arty and Jay, sit uncomfortably on the couch waiting for their Father, Eddie...