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Fred's birthday party

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Sharron Report 16 Nov 2012 22:59

It is the old man's birthday next Friday and on that day a man from the village is being buried.

I thought we might take the old man up to the church hall and tell him the after funeral spread is his birthday party.


maggiewinchester Report 16 Nov 2012 23:00

Would save a lot of effort!!!


AnnCardiff Report 16 Nov 2012 23:44

good thinking Sharron - every cloud and all that :-D :-D

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 16 Nov 2012 23:53

Love your brilliant idea Sharon... :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D


LollyWithSprinklez Report 17 Nov 2012 00:12

I was once at a funeral wake were the deceased SIL put candles on cake and sung Happy Birthday to her OH .... The deceased partner looked on gobsmacked :-0

So stranger things have happened :-D :-D :-D


Bobtanian Report 17 Nov 2012 00:30

oooooooh!! you ARE awful................but I like you! ;-)

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 17 Nov 2012 04:39

You mean he hasn't wangled him and his mate an invite already Sharron ?

Make sure he takes a few plastic bags with him to bring home the leftovers!



SueMaid Report 17 Nov 2012 07:31

You're shameless, Sharron :-0


GoldenGirl1 Report 17 Nov 2012 08:38

LOL Sharron your a tonic :-D :-D :-D :-D



Wend Report 17 Nov 2012 09:08

She's a girl isn't she! :-D :-D :-D


AnninGlos Report 17 Nov 2012 09:23

Atta girl :-D :-D :-D Fed has probably arranged with his mate to take him already.


Sharron Report 17 Nov 2012 10:47

But then I remember the Jubilee Tea when he ate so much cake he was sick in bed that night.


Merlin Report 17 Nov 2012 13:46

Get him that record, "Right Said Fred" :-D :-D :-D