January 25, 2008

There was a young man at Nunhead

Who awoke in his coffin of lead;‘It is cosy enough’;

He remarked, in a huff

‘But I wasn’t aware I was dead’ 

 

 A limerick I came across while researching Victorian cemeteries!

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