Essay on Interview : My Grandmother And My Mother

1154 Words Nov 6th, 2016 5 Pages
I interviewed my grandmother. My grandmother is 76 years old and she has been retired for 14 years. My grandmother and I interviewed via FaceTime due to schedule conflicts and distance. My grandmother is married and have been married for almost 38 years. During the interview, I noticed my grandmother was very happy talking about her life and accomplishments. She seemed to beam when talking about her children, grandchildren and her faith. However, there were some topics that did seem to make her a little anxious or sad, but soon she would go right back to being proud of her life.
Significant Events
When interviewing my grandmother, she had quite a few different significant events in her life. She mentioned that the first significant event in her life was having her children. She then mentioned how getting out of an abusive marriage was very important in her life. She mentioned how it led to her current husband and her happiness. My grandmother is strong in her faith. She believes finding God and giving her life to him was important time in her life. Giving her life to God led to her changing her life and marrying her current husband. The birth of her grandchildren was a precious time in her life and she is very thankful for all of them. My grandmother did a lot of traveling; however, the most significant destination was Madagascar for a mission trip. She saw life in a different way and it filled her heart with joy being able to give back.
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