Today’s Tasty Yet Truly Morbid Fact!
A sweets-lover to the end, the last words, spoken after he had a strawberry ice cream soda, of Lou Costello of Abbott and Costello fame:
“That was the best ice cream soda I ever tasted.”
Costello Meets The Big Sleep
Mourning Photo Du Jour
Beautiful Girl on Deathbed
circa 1855 – sixth-plate daguerreotype – 3.75″ x 3.25″
A beautiful young girl on her deathbed. Although her eyes are open and appear to be looking at the camera, the flowers indicate that she was most likely deceased when this portrait was taken.