I never thought I was descended from saints or anything. Still it's difficult to see proof that your forebearers were abusive, racist, or felonious. My two-times great-grandfather, Nathaniel Lewis, turned out to be all three. I'll post more about this story soon. Click here for source info.
"What does your father do while you and Ben are working?" my neighbor asked me. "Read, watch television, I suppose." "I don't want to alarm you, but when the windows are open I hear him talking to someone. He calls her sweetie."