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From: J D v Dods <>
Subject: Re: [Q-R] Excerpt Of History - Epitaphs
Date: Fri, 2 Jul 2004 20:54:22 -0700 (PDT)
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I Still like Spike Milligans one...

I told you I was Ill.

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> Epitaphs.................
> Here lies the body of our Anna
> Done to death by a banana
> It wasn't the fruit that laid her low
> But the skin of the thing that made her go
> (Vermont)
> Sacred to the memory of Anthony Drake
> Who died for peace and quietness sake
> His wife was constantly scoldin and scoffin
> So she bought for repose in a $12 coffin
> (Massachusetts)
> Here lies one Wood enclosed in wood
> One within the other
> The outer wood is very good
> We cannot praise the other (Maine)
> Here lies, cut down like unripe fruit
> The wife of Deacon Amos Shute
> She died of drinking to much coffee
> Anno Domini eighteen forty (New Hampshire)
> Here lies the body of Mary Ann Lowder
> Who burst while drinking a Seidlitz powder
> Called from this world to her Heavenly Rest
> She should have waited till it effervesced (New
> Jersey)
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