Days Gone By - stories from the past

Tombstone Tuesday: Which received the best dinners?

This man evidently loved food according to his epitaph:


On a tombstone from 1690, are these lines:

“Here lies the bones

Of Joseph Jones,
Who eat while he was able;

But once o’erfed,
He dropped down dead,

And fell beneath the table.
When from the tomb,

To met his doom,
He rises amidst sinners;

Since he must dwell
In heav’n or hell,

Take him—which gives best dinners.

VINEGAR OF THE FOUR THIEVES: Recipes & curious tips from the past 

Join Amazon Kindle Unlimited 30-Day Free Trial and read this book for Free! 

FIRST CLICK ON THIS LINK AND DOWNLOAD THE FREE APP:  Amazon.com – Read eBooks using the FREE Kindle Reading App on Most Devices

THEN SIGN-UP FOR THE 30-DAY FREE TRIAL BELOW: 

 Join Amazon Kindle Unlimited 30-Day Free  Trial  

VINEGAR OF THE FOUR THIEVES: Recipes & curious tips from the past


By (author): Donna R Causey
List Price: Price Not Listed
Kindle Edition: Check Amazon for Pricing Digital Only

(Visited 676 times, 6 visits today)

About Donna R Causey

Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and www.daysgoneby.me
All her books can be purchased at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.
She has authored numerous genealogy books.
RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE)
is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2)
is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series)
Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1)
is the continuation of the story. .
For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *