Does having grandkids make a fellow old?

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

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If having grandkids is a sign of age, I think I’m getting old. The number of my grandkids is getting close to catching up with the number of our kids. Our 14th arrived on Friday. With just a couple more, the score between kids and grandkids will be tied; and after that it will be more difficult to keep track of my grandkids than kids — a sure sign of old age! On Friday, Mrs. Griz and I, just minutes after his birth, received photos of Elijah, grandchild number 14, born in Jonesboro, and we received them in our car while driving back for a visit with other kids in northwestern Kansas.

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Opinion, Pages 6 on 09/07/2011


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