If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)
Hearing the experiences of our parents and grandparents gives us a sense of continuity and belonging and confirms that our existence is not arbitrary. The memories recorded here are the basis of our heritage.
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Mary Sofios' Story Mary Sofios' Story
by Kiriaki Orfanos
Mary Simos-Sofios, nee Patrikiou was born on the 14/12/37, in Kythera. Her only sister, Dimitra, was born in 1946. Mary married Leo Simos in 1956 and they...