This is so sweet! Makes me cry, in a good way.
My Grand Pa had Alzheimer's... It's so hard to see a person lose their memories bit by bit over time. To see them fade in a way and feel they are far from you.
But when that memory comes back, for even a few minutes ... It's overwhelming. I always tried so hard to savor those moments, feel them and be a part of the memory.
fill (someone) with the urge or ability to do or feel something
create (a feeling, especially a positive one) in a person.
animate someone with (a feeling).
give rise to.