It’s hard to imagine a better time to be a grandfather than this.
The cruise ship grandpa is no longer an active member of the family.
And the grandfather has a new family to call his own.
In fact, it’s not even Christmas.
The grandfather has left for the ocean and the family will soon be reunited, thanks to the cruise ships grandfather, a retired US Navy Captain.
The ship is called the Vincennes, and it will be the grandparent ship of the world.
In 2018, the grandpa left the Navy to be with his son, who was serving as a naval officer in Japan when the Grandmother of All passed through the port.
When the grandfather returned to the United States, he decided to call the Grandfather of All a shipmate, and the Grandson of All his own shipmate.
Now the ship is full of the grandkids and their grandparentship, and that’s where the ship grandfather stops.
The Grandmother has made her home on a small island off the coast of Florida.
The family has been sailing for years, and now it’s time to put the ship down.
The grandkids have all got their own boats, and when the ship comes in the next morning, the grandfather is still there, ready to take off.
But the grandfather’s job is now done, and he’s gone.
“It’s a little different than the rest of the ship, but that’s the reality,” the grandfather says.
“I’m going to miss it a lot.”
The Grandfather’s son, a veteran who now works for the US Navy, is an experienced sailor, and will now take charge of the Vancennes.
The Vancens will be named after the Vindicated, a former British warship that was lost in the Indian Ocean in 2010.
“That’s the VIndicated that sailed in our service,” the grandson says.
It was a big ship, the Vinn, and “she was big and strong, and she did some things that were very, very dangerous,” the granddad says.
The boat was the first of its kind in the United Kingdom, and had a crew of about 1,000 men.
The crew were from the Royal Navy and Royal Marines, and they worked alongside each other.
“The crew had a lot of experience, they had a big, strong ship, they were experienced, they did things together that I think a lot would have been considered dangerous,” he says.
In addition to the Vins, the ship also had a cargo of weapons, including “a lot of old Russian equipment,” the Granddad says, and even a machine gun.
And they were a great crew.
The son of the grandfather, who works for a private firm, had a job in logistics and “the crew were the biggest crew I’ve ever seen in the navy,” he recalls.
And there was a lot going on around the ship.
“You could go to any one of the four decks, you could go anywhere, and you could look at the weather, you had people looking at the water, you were watching all sorts of things.
And it was a great, great experience,” he said.
“One of the things that was really cool was the ship was the best at what it did.
I was on board the ship for three months, and I had a great time. “
We had the best crew I’d ever seen anywhere.
And that’s really something you just couldn’t do anywhere else.” “
Every night you were getting paid to watch the weather change and you had a chance to get up and leave and get home and do what you wanted to do.
And that’s really something you just couldn’t do anywhere else.”
The ship had its own TV, radio, and computer systems, and some of the crew were given a home in the main cabin, which was called the Grandhouse.
The main cabin was a living room with a kitchenette, and there was also a bedroom and a bathroom.
“And it was really nice, it was like a second home, it had a nice view out over the ocean,” the son says.
And while the crew had been able to get a little of everything aboard the Vin, the Grandsons son said there was something missing.
“There were a lot more things, but they weren’t as fancy as they could be,” the boy says.
There were no TVs, no refrigerators, no cookware, no electric lighting.
And even the most basic kitchen appliances were not built for life in the ship’s cramped quarters.
The first meal the crew would get aboard was “the big one,” the family said.
It consisted of a steak, a potato salad, and a few pats of butter on a bed of mashed potatoes.
It would have probably been a good choice for a 5-year-old, but the grandfather had been working as a cook at the time, and didn