Posted by: audreybenenati | March 4, 2010

‘Smoking killed me’ sign placed on hearse, grave


The Associated Press

LONDON — A smoker who died after battling emphysema has had his dying wish granted with the placement of a “Smoking killed me” sign on his hearse and his grave.

Albert Whittamore blamed his youthful smoking habit for the lung disease.

He said before he died at age 85 in February that he wanted the sign to serve as a warning to young people about the dangers of tobacco smoking.

Read the rest at: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/03/03/AR2010030300672.html

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