Ernestine Northover

Rookie - 200 Points (25th March 1943)

Dem Bones!


My Husband's Grandmother,
who had reached the grand old age of 98 years,
died one 23rd of December,
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Comments about this poem (Dem Bones! by Ernestine Northover )

  • Gold Star - 7,386 Points Lyn Paul (5/6/2014 1:59:00 AM)

    I love the uplifting write and more so that your family found this to be funny. I hope your Husband's Grandmother was smiling from above. I too like Paul have had years of experience as a Funeral Director. Thank You (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 39 Points Paul Henry Dallaire (5/21/2009 9:48:00 AM)

    Haha.hehe. As a funeral Director I can relate to that one. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 39 Points Paul Henry Dallaire (1/15/2009 10:09:00 AM)

    As a Funeral Director myself a little humour never hurts at the right place. Ha ha. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 24 Points Andrew Blakemore (3/31/2008 3:00:00 PM)

    Very funny thanks for sharing. Might get my mom to include this in our church newsletter if you don't mind. Thanks, Andrew x (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Brian Dorn (8/8/2006 2:34:00 PM)

    Ernestine, it sounds like 'The Nightmare Before Christmas.' Good write, perfect title! !
    Brian (Report) Reply

  • Rookie The Right Reverend Wessul (8/6/2006 4:39:00 PM)

    Very enjoyable!
    Thank you for the tip. Also great job on descibing the incident effectivly in your poem. Much appreciated.
    TRRW (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Duncan Wyllie (7/26/2006 5:13:00 PM)

    Yet another reason to love you Ernestine, this is so accidental, many of us have put our foot in it, seldom though our whole body
    Laughing all the way! !
    Love duncan X (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Emma Johnson (7/26/2006 5:04:00 AM)

    I could not help laughing, Ernestine. It is grand the way you poetically report things. Love, Susie xxx. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 302 Points Uriah Hamilton (7/25/2006 5:45:00 PM)

    That is funny! ! ! but I still feel sad. (Report) Reply

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