Things My Grandmother Told Me

My grandmother Caplinger told me: She was so small when she was born she had to be carried around on a pillow for at least three months. She had a little brother who died when he was born. He was very small. When she was ten years old, she saw Abraham Lincoln inaugurated. She remembers the slaves picking cotton and singing Swing Low, Sweet Chariot. Also when she was ten [ . . . ]