That made all their children her aunts and uncles, and their grandchildren her cousins.
Well, any mother-in-law who isn't willing to baby-sit her own grandchildren isn't much of a grandmother.
It was a community where I could see Betsy and me raising children and watching grandchildren while four distinct seasons rolled slowly by, marking the years one by one.
The magic of the immortal world would continue to record their children and grandchildren on the obelisk.
Francois le champi and La Petite Fadette are of no less exquisite workmanship. Les Maitres sonneurs (1853) - the favourite novel of Sir Leslie Stephen - brings the series of village novels to a close, but as closely akin to them must be mentioned the Contes d'une grande-mere, delightful fairy tales of the Talking Oak, Wings of Courage and Queen Coax, told to her grandchildren in the last years of her life.
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