This is the third time in the last week I have had the prompting to go get out
my patriarchal blessing, given me by Brother Drawhorn, and typed up on a manual
typewriter by his sweetheart, Esther. Beautiful tribute to a wonderful family.
Hey Katy,What a curious coincidence to have happened upon your
writing. We loved it! We also loved your grandparents.Love,Patti Bales ... (the daughter of Pete in the story) and her faithful sidekick
Mark son of ... well you know.
I enjoyed this article so much. Thank-you for sharing. I grew up with a grandpa
like yours. His example still guides me today.
This was so beautifully written. I admire the talent.