Some articles on grandfathers, grandfather fleas:
... Type Ones are also known as "Grandfathers", and their presence is almost always signified by the presence of "Grandfather Fleas" ... Grandfather Fleas are large, vicious insects that not only drink blood but eat flesh and lay eggs in corpses ... Grandfather Fleas usually begin to appear prior to the arrival of a Type One ...
Famous quotes containing the words fleas and/or grandfather:
“Oh, why cant we break away from all this, just you and I, and lodge with my fleas in the hills?... I mean flee to my lodge in the hills.”
—Arthur Sheekman, screenwriter, and Norman McLeod. Monkey Business (film)
“My grandfathers, my grandmothers and my mother hardly ever spanked at all. My grandfather said that if you spanked the little ones, you made them scared and they couldnt think. My great great-grandfathers used to use the double rope, but they never hit you; they would just barely miss you with that rope. Afterwards, they would go easy. They would take this boy or girl and talk very softly and kindly to them, and these youngsters would listen.”
—Max Hanley (20th century)