Grandparents. They say yes when parents say no. They never forget their grandkids’ birthdays. They have the best one-liners ever. And some of them are just plain badass.
While kids may go through their awkward stage or the don’t-want-to-be-seen-with-mom phase, grandparents have a special place in every kid’s heart. Users of Whisper, an app that allows you to anonymously post thoughts using pictures have shared some examples of what makes their grandparents so awesome. From doling out morsels of wisdom from lives well-lived, to telling some seriously epic tales, here are 10 reasons grandkids truly adore their elders, as told by Whisper users:
1. They understand the meaning of true love.