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  •  My paternal grandparents (4+ / 0-)

    ..and the surviving 3 of their first 4 children came over from the village of Ravazd in northwestern Hungary in 1910. One of the children died shortly thereafter. They had 4 more children, one of whom was my father, in Ohio.

    My older relatives had a habit of telling family stories mostly in English, but going into Hungarian at the climax. I only know a few words and phrases. I can sing the first verse of Silent Night in Hungarian, though.

    Cogito, ergo Democrata.

    by Ahianne on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 04:04:47 PM PST

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