Mean Old Man...
An old man and woman were married for many years. Whenever there
was a confrontation, yelling could be heard deep into the night.
The old man would shout, “When I die, I will dig my way up and out of
the grave and come back and haunt you for the rest of your life!”
Neighbors feared him. The old man liked the fact that he was
To everyone’s relief, he died of a heart attack when he was 98.
His wife had a closed casket at the funeral. After the burial, her
neighbors, concerned for her safety, asked “Aren’t you afraid that he
may indeed be able to dig his way out of the grave and haunt you for the
rest of your life?”
The wife said, “Let him dig. I had him buried upside down.
And I know he won’t ask for directions.”