"The boys like to come over to Grandmas," she explained. "I may not be able to have them much longer."
We sat the table together in preparation for the big day. First the decision of the perfect tablecloth was made with lace edged on the sides. The gold plated dishes came out from the top shelf of the cupboard, used for special occasions. I carefully brought out the Thanksgiving Turkeys tucked away in her secret closet of goodies. A tree of golden leaves was placed in the middle to match the gold on the ridge of the porcelain china.