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By Gordon Harrison

The authors of this biography have been born within the 1920's and lived so much in their adolescence and lots more and plenty of the early struggle years in Portsmouth. They met in 1944 and have been married in 1947. when you consider that then they've got travelled broadly and jointly have loved a lot excitement of their lives and feature conquer their problems as they've got arisen. After a protracted and chuffed lifestyles jointly they now look ahead to attaining their sixtieth marriage ceremony anniversary in 2007.

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