Humour Hunt


Joan Kraft of Calgary says her mother was always singing and that during WW II, with three sons overseas, she kept abreast of all the popular war songs and sang them as she went about her daily chores.

Shortly before she died at 86, she received a visit from an acquaintance who was a born-again Christian. Stepping over the threshold of my mother’s modest home, she intoned: “Praise the Lord.”

“And pass the ammunition!” my mother belted out.



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