How a Dynamite Compromise Held My Grandparents Marriage Together for 69 Years

Emily Kingsley
Jun 6 · 5 min read
Photo by Christian Bowen on Unsplash

By the time I was born, my grandparents were already old. They still lived on a big farm, where my grandfather milked cows and my grandmother baked pies. I always knew they were once young, but to me, their identity was firmly planted in my mind as lovely, kind old people.