Posts Tagged ‘Funerals’

And That’s One Of The Many Reasons I’m Proud Of Him

March 24, 2022

Today is the memorial service for my cousin, and I am saddened by that. My son (who never even met my cousin) is not.

Like I told him, I think it’s perfectly understandable for him not to be sad at the death of someone he didn’t even know existed before they died; the important thing is that he understands and respects that other people are sad over this.

And he does.

I Can Only Hope It Works Better For Other People

March 21, 2022

It’s not the worst thing about funerals, but I’ve always had . . . problems with obituaries and eulogies. Good and/or bad, they never seem to say what people are actually thinking. I know, I know . . . the formula is supposed to be soothing, but it’s never soothed me.

Kiss Off

July 6, 2012

Have you ever had someone tell you they wanted to kiss you, but they said it in such a way that made you think what they really wanted to do was kiss your corpse at your funeral?