It was always an honor to be in her presence and though she did feel like my mother, my grandma, and my friend.
They tried to build a Bridge to Nowhere, fretted about "killing grandma," and stiffed the IRS.
I found that I reverted to a housewife stereotype as servile as my grandma.
He has the confidence to do so because his grandma tells him, “You have a light inside you.”
My grandma used to make me sing at her church when I was younger.
She knew that she would suffer a great deal of pain, because her grandma had told her so.
"Then you may be sure Mr. Judkins did not know it," said grandma.
Papa died when he was sixty-five and grandma was about a hundred.
Sadie went there once; her grandma was dead, and they had sent for her.
After that grandma wouldn't let Harold go for any more, and so I s'pose the pig will not weigh as much.
[the second sense's date must be much earlier]