The persona described her grandmother as tall and well-dressed with a kind smile. Her smile comes from her eyes. On her deathbed, she held the persona’s small black hand in her big white hand. She was not afraid to leave the world.

The persona accepts that her grandmother has passed to the other world, as all grandmothers do. Grandmother, who was of a tall stature became small, hunched and forgetful.

The persona at the age three had taken a photograph with grandmother. When she looks at the photograph, she feels grandmother’s presence. To the persona, her grandmother is still very much alive and smiling at her.
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