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sporting and work

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#1 jamescolin

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 03:50 PM

I got to thinking the other day whilst reading somebody's epitaph. 1. Sporting 2. Work

Mine would be:-

1. Sporting

Tried hard but didn't achieve his ambitions, Probably due to his shortcomings, in all aspects.

2.Work

He succeeded quite well. Looking through the other end of the telescope being his particular forte. He frequently saw things in a different light.



What would your epitaph be?

#2 jamescolin

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 04:19 PM

Or made up one for old players. Here's one for a player who didn't bathe.

Ran hard, ran strong - but boy did he pong!

#3 Matt J

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 04:35 PM

And a merry christmas to all.

Cummins Out.


#4 Maureen T-k

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:41 PM

Or made up one for old players. Here's one for a player who didn't bathe.

Ran hard, ran strong - but boy did he pong!



Colin are you bored by any chance?
Im Fev and im proud

#5 Bob Crowther

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 10:02 PM

I got to thinking the other day whilst reading somebody's epitaph. 1. Sporting 2. Work

Mine would be:-

1. Sporting

Tried hard but didn't achieve his ambitions, Probably due to his shortcomings, in all aspects.

2.Work

He succeeded quite well. Looking through the other end of the telescope being his particular forte. He frequently saw things in a different light.



What would your epitaph be?

Steady thissen. Not too long to kick off. Keep tecking the tablets.

#6 jamescolin

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 11:14 PM

Colin are you bored by any chance?


Yes. How observant of you Mo. With all this early dark nights I am thinking of buying a round table

#7 jamescolin

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 11:17 PM

Steady thissen. Not too long to kick off. Keep tecking the tablets.

I'm taking 6 a day now Bob. I am beginning to feel like Moses.

#8 jamescolin

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 12:03 AM

There is of course the headstone of a spinster postmistress

RETURNED UNOPENED

#9 jamescolin

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 08:04 PM

Here's a funny one I read the other day. Supposed to be true.
About a cowboy called Lester Moore. He was a Wells Fargo agent. in 1880

Here lies Lester Moore
Took 4 slugs from a .44
No Les No more

Funny old life. My comment not the gravestones.

#10 Andy Stennett

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 09:14 PM

"See. I told you I was ill."
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#11 Andy Stennett

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 09:16 PM

"See. I told you I was ill."
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#12 Andy Stennett

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 06:27 AM

Apologies
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#13 jamescolin

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 02:26 PM

Apologies
Mobile system did not appear to accept the post but obviously it did!
Santa, can I have a new IT course for Crimbo?


Obviusly an ill to far Andy. If you get a new one you can send the old one to Boot Hill

#14 jamescolin

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 02:36 PM

One headstone reads:

Dick

Died of an overdose of Viagra

HIS WIFE TOOK IT VERY HARD

#15 Andy Stennett

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:47 PM

I've been taking Viagra for a while now.
It helps me to sleep by not falling out of bed.!!
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#16 jamescolin

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 09:25 PM

I've been taking Viagra for a while now.
It helps me to sleep by not falling out of bed.!!


Your epitaph then would read:

HERE LIES TWO STIFFS

AND UNDERNEATH: CARE THE LID IS LOOSE WE COULDN'T SCREW IT DOWN
THIS GUY DIDN'T KNOW IF HE WAS COMING OR GOING

#17 jamescolin

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 10:12 PM

Quick one from Boothill (genuine)

Here lies a guy by the name of Shaw
Quick on the trigger
But slow on the draw

#18 jamescolin

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Posted 22 December 2012 - 09:03 PM

Of course there is always the auctioneer whose headstone reads:

GOING
GOING
gone

MIND YOU HE HAD TAKEN A HAMMERING.
HE CHANGE A LOT INTO A PLOT

















#19 Maureen T-k

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Posted 22 December 2012 - 10:01 PM

Colin I think you have forgot to take your medication
Im Fev and im proud

#20 jamescolin

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 03:42 PM

Thats it for now Mo. Think I have come to a dead end. Have a Happy Christmas and a Great New Year.




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