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From: Linda Murtaugh <>
Subject: Re: [trivvies] Grands!!
Date: Sat, 08 Mar 2003 13:23:40 -0700
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Never having had grands but having watched my mother - I can't imagine having them underfoot for a long period. I certainly
couldn't - value my time and space. I think you are OK, Di. There is also valor in recognizing your limits and being willing
accept them - probably less stressful for the grands as well.


"D. Griffiths" wrote:

> Marlene I do so agree with you.. I love my grands but I also need my own
> space. I am not like Bec's...bless her she is the best nana I know....I am
> fine for a short time then I want them to go home....maybe I am selfish but
> I cannot help it. I have done my time bringing up my children and now I
> like to be just a nana who is there when needed but not put upon.
> Oh dear am I being real selfish here....what do you all think??
> Di....ready for all your views!!
> Oh Becs I just want to soak up my own company at the moment - I'm
> glad to go through my own door and hibernate for my own amount of
> time -
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