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« on: March 21, 2013 09:18:27 PM »

I'm at my parent's house right now - mom is in the hospital and dad had to go away for a few days so I came to 'grammie sit', as I told my sons.

I was walking around the house and spotted a hoop I had made for my dad about 20 years ago when my sons were quite young.  He loved giving them spare change when he came to visit and they were always thrilled with it.  When I saw this pattern I just knew I had to make it for him.


                               


In case you can't read it, it says - Dear God - bless my grandpa, He has grey hairs and gives me quarters

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« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2013 01:41:34 AM »

That is incredibly sweet of him and of you.  I love this piece!
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« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2013 06:14:53 AM »

Oh, that is so sweet!
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« Reply #3 on: March 23, 2013 12:45:32 AM »

This is completely wonderful and makes me sniffle..  I bet grandpa feels touched every time he sees it! Grin
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« Reply #4 on: March 23, 2013 06:50:00 AM »

This is so wonderful. Thank you for sharing it.
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« Reply #5 on: March 23, 2013 07:22:37 AM »

This is completely wonderful and makes me sniffle..  I bet grandpa feels touched every time he sees it! Grin

The fact that it's still hanging after all these years must mean he likes it and it's in a very visible spot too!
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« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2013 03:31:53 AM »

A very well deserved visible spot, I think. Every time I see the picture, I go "AWWW" Grin
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