"And do you," said Valentine, "depend on me to stimulate the tardiness and arouse the memory of grandpapa?"
"Perhaps you think I shall abandon you, dear grandpapa, and that I shall forget you when I am married?"
"And grandpapa has become my physician, and I have the greatest confidence in him, because he knows everything."
(Composer: Yang Tianjie; leading roles:Wang Xia as Cui Cui, Liu Yuebo as Nuo Song, Tao Xiaofa as Tian Bao, He Wei as grandfather.)
"And a good thing," sneered Deacon Paine, a dried-up old man who stood near us. on and said, "Who asked for your opinion?
The veteran, of course, was Papa John, and through the years I' ve kept on meeting him. Different ages, different stages -- he's always someone new.
" Yeah," cracks Dan Carpenter, 69, the baby's paternal grandfather, " I think I saw him walking the other day."
"Notary," said she, "do you want a notary, dear grandpapa?"
"What have we all done, then, dear grandpapa?" said Valentine
But the baby, say his doting grandparents, is more than simply a lucky charm for the couple's marriage