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"One often meets their destiny on the way to somewhere else. At first glance it may appear too hard. Look again. Always look again." - Mary Anne Radmacher /ExLibrisJournals on etsy
Get your fill to eat, but always keep that hunger. I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean. Whenever one door closes, I hope one more opens. Promise me that you'll give faith a fighting chance. And if you get the choice to sit it out or dance, Dance.
Grandpa doesn't feel comfortable leaving the place he's grown up in and has to be almost unconscious to go. One of the reasons for Grandma and Grandpa's deaths could have been from the new environment and not being able to adapt to it (Steinbeck 111, 146).