- Father, bless!
> Of course, it also can be said that Rurik was a ScandinavianAh, yes---once my father's ancestors were the Terror of Europe. Now
> (Viking) chieftain, from Denmark, and according to some accounts,
>the cousin of Leif Ericsson.
they make inexpensive modular furniture and safe cars. How the
mighty hath fallen! <laugh>
I must admit to having a great love of geneology---everything from
researching family trees to hearing about old familial and cultural
customs. It's the intimate side of history, really. And I've gotten
a strong sense from my fiance that love of family and culture is an
important part of the Church society that he grew up in. It certainly
was in mine!
So quite frankly, although I understand people's impatience with this
topic, I'm finding it very enjoyable, both as a convert and a lover
> IN the end, we are all relatives through Adam.Indeed! :-) And a wonderful thing that is to contemplate!
- In a message dated 10/4/2000 4:59:23 PM Eastern Daylight Time, h2o@...
<< In the future, perhaps I will be
more careful about this type of dry, British humor. >>
I apologize. I was tired, and the fact that we are
all related is something I tend to harp on. But I
should have seen the humor.