Walter George Bruhl, Jr. clearly wrote his own obituary, and he started it with a Monty Python skit and ended it with the classic Grecian Urn wheeze. Given that, his request…
Instead of flowers, Walt would hope that you will do an unexpected and unsolicited act of kindness for some poor unfortunate soul in his name.
…seems perfectly reasonable. And a good idea on general principles.
“His wife refuses to honor his request to have him standing in the corner of the room with a glass of Jack Daniels.” http://t.co/x8V3um3ogK
— Mary Katharine Ham (@mkhammer) March 12, 2014