I Told You I Was Ill : Laughing In the Face of Death

I Told You I Was Ill : Laughing In the Face of Death

Book Title: I Told You I Was Ill : Laughing In the Face of Death

Author: James Rallison

Format: Hardback | 192 pages

Publication Date: 01 Jun 2013

ISBN-13: 9781843176220

Death may be bleak but - rest in peace - there is nothing gloomy about this curious compendium of tales of the departed. Here is a book that looks at the funny side of one of life's certainties (the other being taxes ... about which nothing is amusing). With advice on planning your big finish and how to attract the crowds at your funeral, as well as inspirational anecdotes involving extremely wealthy animals, no headstone is left unturned in the quest for hilarity. From funeral facts and famous last words, to musings on the afterlife, all that is witty and wry about kicking the bucket is presented here for your amusement.
Just don't follow the example of the Greek philosopher Chrysippus ... who died laughing.