Thursday, June 16, 2016

To my bed of dirt

George ("Superman") Reeves committed suicide on this day in 1959. He was being visited by friends, when he announced:

"I'm tired. I'm going back to bed."

He went to his bedroom and shot himself in the head.

For a year's worth of super-entertaining last words:

Farewells: An Almanac of Parting Thoughts