As anyone who truly loves their grandparents can tell you, there is no greater blessing than maintaining a solid relationship with them as they continue to get older. They have the knowledge and wisdom that can only be gained from life experience and their stories offer a great deal of insight.
Even if our grandparents are able to live long and successful lives, it is tough to overcome their loss and for those who have been forced to experience the trauma of watching their grandparents go through health related issues, this is a wound that takes a long time to heal.
When Shelby’s grandmother Dona had an adverse reaction to her medication and landed in the hospital, she came up with a brilliant idea to cheer up the woman that had meant so much to her. Patsy is Dona’s trusty dog and when Dona ended up in the hospital, they were forced to spend several days apart.