Not at all. My grandfather was a mean SOB who was a Colonel in the army. Beat his wife and terrible to my father. But he had a terrible childhood, I mean TERRIBLE, that formed...(more)6-9-2016 12:23pm+2 likes
him into the person he was. I named my DS after him kind of like a "second chance" for his namesake, his great-grandson, to live a happy life.
Thanks. Grandfather really had no chance at being normal - between horrific childhood and years in North Africa and Europe during WWII, he was messed up. I try to remember this...(more)6-9-2016 12:26pm
when dealing with my son; it gives me more compassion towards the foibles and difficulties I face with DS.