family traits

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KnucklesMy 90 year aunt rubs her distorted, arthritic, hands.  Despite this distortion I find her hands beautiful. Her gently winkled skin doesn’t betray her grand age

Knarled and dapper

Mumsie and her elder sister try to remember the names and professions of their long-past elderly relatives who were mainly females:

Even the married female relatives lived as-if they were unmarried – without their husbands, running thier own businesses:

  • a Milliner – HATS!!!
  • a sweetshop owner

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  1. Kay Guest writes:

    I love that photo of her beautiful hands! Sounds like you come from a family with a lot of strong women.

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    wendy writes

    Kay, on mumsies side they seem to have been strong and independent 🙂

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