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).
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Love this! my eddie says something like this to me all the time- wish we could have gotten together sooner so we could have had more time together, and i tell him way back i was the faithful wife and likely would not have cheated on ----- if i had we would have been the scandal of the neighborhood