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Your last word: "Here, hold my...."

by accidentaltourist on February 19, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

With a nod to BanjoDan for his "last word" memoir...

Famous last words might be: "here, hold my beer." But what might you be holding before you take that fateful step/plunge/leap/whatever?

ADDENDUM: Thanks to all for some great contributions! You guys rock hard!


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