But I will put most under a cut. This is my maternal grandmother at the age of twenty or so -
My mother tells me that Granny said she was corseted within an inch of her life to achieve that waist!
To see what she looked like when I remember her, and to see another generation of grandparents,
Here are my grandparents as I remember them -
That photo was taken in 1960 - the baby is my sister, and I am the small figure with the rather helicopter like bow in my hair - and the rather beautiful woman is my mother.
Now another generation on - here is my mother at the age of 61 with her first grandchild - my daughter.
And, finally, here is that baby, grown up, with her paternal grandmother -