19 January 2010

Here lies Mary, the wife of John Ford (Today's Epitaph)

(From Wiltshire, England - 1790)

Here lies Mary, the wife of John Ford,
We hope her soul is gone to the Lord;
But if for Hell she has changed this life,
She had better be there than John Ford's wife.

I guess Mr. Ford wasn't very nice.

[Source: Grave Matters by E. R. Shushan]

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