Charles Cowling
  We’re taking a break from Gambo this evening and posting some of the most ravishing and poignant farewell music ever written. This is on the prompting of one of our leading commenters, Gloria Mundi, who has always loved it best, and was prompted to scale the walls of the
Charles Cowling
    “I’ve just learned about his illness. Let’s hope it’s nothing trivial.” Irvin S. Cobb   “I didn’t attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.”  Mark Twain   “His mother should have thrown him away and kept the stork.” Mae West   “Some cause happiness wherever they
Charles Cowling
Charles Cowling
Charles Cowling
    Friday is competition day here at the GFG, and we’re giving a cigar to the first person correctly to fill in the blank. The story is recent, and comes from a regional newspaper.We”ll give you the rest of the story as soon as we have a winner.   
Charles Cowling
  Mr Mensah a retired head teacher in Kwahu-Tafo, died in 1995 in Accra, where he was receiving medical treatment. His body was deposited in a mortuary for about a month. During that period, his children organized a full facelift of the house to prepare it for a worthy funeral: