Skip to comments.Wife inadvertently sells ashes of husband's ex at garage sale
Posted on 08/07/2007 4:28:04 AM PDT by rightwingintelligentsia
ELMIRA, N.Y. A New York state woman who was quick with the bargains at her rummage sale mistakenly accepted 50 cents for a ceramic turtle with the ashes of her husband's previous wife inside.
Now, Anita Lewis is desperately searching for the buyer who said she planned to use the urn as a cookie jar.
Ms. Lewis said she hauled items into her yard early Saturday while her husband slept.
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You leave these things around you’re just asking for an overzealous maid and her vacuum, a stray cigarette in search of an ashtray, or a yard sale accident. That’s why I specified in my will after cremation, my ashes be thrown in the face of my ex.
I think someone has “anger” issues, LOL!
These things happen. I once “inadvertently” set fire to pictures of my husband’s ex girlfriends. Tragic accident.
You cannot make this stuff up! Oh my!
He kept the exes ashes in a Turtle. Wonder what Freud would say.
” Finally, the turtle with prudence gives us the image of the sober, stolid, phlegmatic, careful man, who may in fact be patiently enduring a party for the sake of his wife, who simply wants to be “seen” and make a good appearance, and who consequently instructs her husband how to behave, even though he actually “behaves” very little.”