Tuesday, May 2, 2017

If they'd known she was dying they'd have baked her a cake

Lady Nancy Astor died on this day in 1964. She was the first woman to serve as a member of the British Parliament, as a member of the House of Commons.

Her last words, when she woke briefly during her last illness and found all her family around her bedside:

"Am I dying or is this my birthday?"

Note: "Nancy Astor" is an anagram of "canary snot."  Got any good (or gross) anagrams of your own? Let me know.  Want more inspiration?