Date: Wed, 1 Oct 1997 19:25:24 -0400 From: "Jeutonne P. Brewer" Subject: Re: Henrickson's "revised" ENCYCLOPEDIA review; P.O.T.U.S. or P.U.S.? On Wed, 1 Oct 1997, Barry A. Popik wrote: > --------------------------------------------- > ABSOLUTELY CRAZY, BIZARRE, INSANE HAPPENING OF THE WEEK > > My father died last March. Before that he'd been in a nursing home for > five years. He'd been ill for twenty years. > This week, John Hancock sent a letter that he's been approved for life > insurance. I hate to tell you, but this type of mail is not unusual, even years later. Magazine subscriptions/renewals will be next. After my mother moved to a nursing home, she received a letter that she should report for jury duty. ********************************************** Jeutonne P. Brewer, Associate Professor Department of English University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro, NC 27412 email: jpbrewer[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] URL: ***********************************************