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09 April 2006 @ 09:13 pm
I’ve finished the coding of my database and can now see how I am related to everyone in it, done with that project and on to the next. I started working on my old database I recovered from my 1993, 5 ¼” disks. (long story) I have been comparing it to my current database, looking for any notes and individuals that were previously lost to me. While I’ve been working on it a thought keeps coming through my mind “Why am I doing this?”

Since I am great company all by myself I started to answer that question. First I realized the need for this stuff in my old database, but no, that wasn’t what I was looking for I needed to explore things deeper. Why was I really spending all this time and effort on this thing we call genealogy. Why can I not put it down and leave it alone? I wanted to know why I am really doing all this. So I thought I would take the time and share with you the reason I do genealogy in the first place. Read more...Collapse )
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