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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).
love this saying. My husband grew up with this saying hanging on the kitchen wall in their home.
When you realize too many people depend on you to fill their time and their needs. Focus on whats important and stop trying to make everyone happy. Insist on a quieter life.