Based in Sydney, Australia, Foundry is a blog by Rebecca Thao. Her posts explore modern architecture through photos and quotes by influential architects, engineers, and artists.

Notes On Legacy

My paternal grandfather wanted to be a doctor, but his father needed someone to work in the family-run pharmacy, so he became a pharmacist.

My father wanted to be a _________, but his father wanted to be a doctor, so he became a doctor.

My father wanted to be a _________, but his father wanted to be a doctor, but his father needed someone to work in the family-run pharmacy, so my father’s father became a pharmacist, and my father became a doctor.

My maternal grandfather [was born into a family of subsistence farmers] was sent to live with a family member who had recently given birth. That family member lived in hospital worker’s housing. My maternal grandfather was impressed by the doctors and became a doctor.

My mother was impressed by my grandfather and became a doctor.

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