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  2. This does indeed sound bananas. My parents also researched their family trees and I can only think we are the yin to the Anstruther’s yang – nothing interesting has ever taken place across the many generations of my family 😀

  3. It’s years since I had jam roly poly and custard. I dream of old fashioned English puddings, midday dinners … I have books of family history. Not a single scandal anywhere (I was the first on either side to be divorced, and the first to live in sin too probably).

    • True! The sad thing about this story is that so much happened because of the time period and social expectations of the day (specifically no support for women struggling with motherhood).

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