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Synonyms for gramps

the father of your father or mother

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Stampfel rarely tours, according to the e-mail, adding, "There is also the chance of getting Baby Gramps on the bill if there's room (or he might just play as part of the Ether Frolic Mob").
You kids know Gramps gets his dander up when we lose one of our finest, especially to something as goldarned brainless as this.
Gramps, skinny, a bit shaky and definitely showing his age, dressed in buckle galoshes, faded blue work bibs, flannel shirt and trademark turtleneck and topped off with his always nattily side-cocked Kromer, was the meat in the picture's sandwich.
Gramps said the turnaround began April 2, when Mojave rallied from a four-run deficit in their last at-bat for an 8-7 victory over Nogales of La Puente (ranked No.
Soon Gramps and I jumped out of our kayak and began to snorkel among the colorful dotted and spotted fish.
Some of the better shit includes Mudhoney's version of "Who Will Be The Next In Line;" Seattle street steel guitar icon Baby Gramps does "Sunny Afternoon;" The Murder City Devils do "Alcohol," fittingly; The Fastbacks do "Waterloo Sunset," and perhaps the most recent Kinks song covered is "Come Dancing" by The Briefs.
1); languid partying sylphs in Daniel Reich's "The Nocturnal Dream Show," an homage to radical faeries and their drug-dazed, performing brethren, at Pat Hearn; weird slattern homebodies, including a befuddled Gramps, in Chris Verene's photos at Paul Morris and American Fine Arts; Cindy Sherman's portraits of rapacious or spaced-out women who fall short of the mark (Metro Pictures, Gagosian); Peter Hujar's photos of mental patients, Mrs.
Mabel's parents are dead, Gramps is her guardian, and their landlord often looks in on them.
Falling For You featured a serial killer with a taste for defenestration, while Gramps told the story of "an outwardly charming but psychotic grandfather" who murders his daughter-in-law and tries to kill a number of children.
Last year, in January, my gramps died from prostate cancer and to honour his memory, raise awareness and money for research, to be able to help others, I set myself the biggest target ever.
Love - Rachel and Claire xx WILLIAMS Philip Henry You were a special Gramps and Gaa, You had a heart of gold.
Daddy and Gramps can make a |heck of a lot of noise when they watch a game of football.
Devoted husband of Trudy and much loved father to Helen, David, Steve, Danny and Alex, gramps to Vicky, Rebecca, Lexie, Caitlin, Neve, Alfie, Maisie, Zoe, Evie and Betty.
Now you kids get on back to work, Gramps is gonna go take a spin around the patch in my own flyin' machine.
BAGSHAW Donald The family thank relatives, neighbours and friends for cards, messages of sympathy and donations received for Wishes for Kids, following the sad loss of a much loved husband, father and Gramps.