Grandpa Gave Me Roots And Wings — I Failed To Make Him Proud

Grandpa never knew how much I appreciated him. He died before I could tell him how I felt.

Chrissie Massey
New Writers Welcome
7 min readFeb 22, 2024

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Worthy Babcock was born in London, England, on January 1, 1897. His life spanned over three centuries. His death rocked my family on November 24, 2001. He was 104 and died peacefully in his sleep.

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Chrissie Massey
New Writers Welcome

Spent my adult life writing online for many publications — both online & print. Now, I’m finding my voice, and sharing it with the world. she/her