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Well done Gramm

True story before I get into this post:

In my office, I have a paper pinned to my bulletin board. It says "Life's journey is not to arrive at the grave in a well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, totally worn out,  screaming holy s*** what a ride"

Right next to it is the only picture I have in my office. My Gramm Slusher and I, taken nearly 10 years ago.

They both have been hanging in my office for about 4 years. Kind of ironic. 

Now on to the new post..........

One morning about two and a half years ago, I was sitting in my office when my desk phone rang. I recognized the extension of my friend and co-worker Stephanie Nixon, so I paused what I was doing to answer. She told me I had a call, and that the woman on the other line for me had identified herself as my Grandma.

I remember that split second like it was yesterday. My first thought was this person must have the wrong number. I asked her if she was sure, and Steph said she asked for me by name. First and …