Thursday, September 13, 2018

Vintage Photograph - Can You Guess?

Today I am sharing with you a photograph.  Vintage in that it is over 50 years old.  Can you tell which little girl is me?


These lovely adults are my Aunt Therese and Uncle John.  I always felt safe with them.  They both passed away last year.

Sharing with Jann
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12 comments:

  1. Yep.. I guess that you're the little girl in blue, too :)

    Sorry about your loved ones passing. Wonderful that you loved them so, and that you had a sweet relationship with them.

    ~K.

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  2. Upon close inspection, I am guessing the one in the blue. The smile gives it away. I hope I am right.

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  3. actually I wonder if you are the one in red plaid. lovely picture!

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  4. I too, was wondering if the sweet little girl in the red plaid is you. How sad these two loved ones passed away in the same year. Such a lovely photo of them....and you, Gina.

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  5. Yes, I see Gina!! You still have that same smile.

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  6. Rather than respond to each comment, I'll respond to them all here. Until I read most of your guesses, I didn't really see the resemblance of my sister and me (current picture) but I do see it now.

    I am.... (drum roll....) the little girl in the red plaid. My sister in the blue is 3 years older than I am. She mostly resembles my dad's side of the family whereas I look very much like my mother's side.

    I have always been on the petite side. Smallest in my class. And have always had very chubby cheeks. When I had the MUMPS, they didn't even know. (the doctor confirmed this)

    Thanks to everyone who guessed - though Arlene - you played it safe and didn't really guess. ♥

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  7. Oh I didn't get here in time to guess, such a cute little girl you were, love that picture and how wonderful to have a great pic with your Aunt and Uncle you were so fond of!

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  8. I thought you were the one in red. :) Pictures like this are priceless!! So sorry about your Aunt and Uncle. Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  9. I guessed right, Gina! I thought for sure that you are the little girl on the left. I'm so glad that you felt safe with you beloved aunt and uncle.

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  10. Thank you ladies for guessing/commenting! xo

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But oh! the blessing it is to have a friend to whom one can speak fearlessly on any subject; with whom one's deepest as well as one's most foolish thoughts come out simply and safely. Oh, the comfort — the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person — having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are, chaff and grain together; certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and then with the breath of kindness blow the rest away. ~Dinah Maria Craik, A Life for a Life, "Chapter XVI: Her Story," 1859