As I mentioned last night, we had a funeral to attend yesterday, as my aunt died this week after a rough bout with cancer. I don't get to see my uncle and cousins much these days, but I still feel very close to them, and it was an emotional time being together under such circumstances. It did provide a nice opportunity to spend time with my cousins' kids (I think this makes them my "first cousins, once removed"), many of whom are basically grownups (three of my cousins are a half-generation older than I am, since my uncle is nine years older than my dad was). If nothing else, this serves as a stark reminder that we should keep in touch better to prevent funerals from being the only time we get together.
All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
News CGI copyright © 1999-2016 James "furn" Furness &
All rights reserved.
Chatbear v1.4.0/blue++: Page generated 26 October 2016, 13:19.