Whether your life has been devoted to debauchery or to a fantasized existence within your video games, the inscription on your tombstone will say something uniquely different about how you choose to be remembered.
While the thought of pre-planning is morbidly uncomfortable for some, make the most of November 2, use Plan Your Epitaph Day to conjure your lasting words. Plan ahead and be prepared.
Some of the most memorable epitaphs are injected with humor. They give visitors license to chuckle in an otherwise somber environment. Consider applying a funny quote to a notable moment. Poking fun at yourself will leave an eternal impression.
Have a flair for the written word? Compose a verse to decompose by. Six lines of prose laced with hilarity will be the ultimate farewell and will tickle the funny bones of those who pause at your grave site.
Humorous epitaphs poke fun at transgressions of the deceased or mock the cause of their demise. These are often posthumously requested by family members. My advice? If you don’t take control, someone else will.
Contemplating one’s immortality can be just a bit disturbing. So, on Plan Your Epitaph Day, throw back a few and lighten up! After a few rounds you will be overwhelmed with words to die for.