Enemies Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy — the mother. Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy — the mother.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »It is a pitiful fortune that is not without enemies.I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don’t believe I deserved my friends.Was it a friend or foe that spread these lies? Nay, who but infants question in such wise, ’twas one of my most intimate enemies.Speak well of your enemies… you made them.Remember, to them it is us who are the enemy.Who are enemies? Those who oppose each others will.