Frances Cornford published the following poem titled “To a Fat Lady Seen From the Train” in 1910 which is arguably his most well-known poem: O

# Category: Humor

## A Way to Answer Illegible Letters

When poet Thomas Bailey Aldritch received a letter from his friend Prof. E. S. Morse which was practically unreadable, he sent the following amusing reply

## Being Laconic Is Harder than You Think

One time, the publisher of Mark Twain told him through telegram to write a short story: NEED 2-PAGE SHORT STORY TWO DAYS Twain wired back

## An Obvious Theorem

The last theorem in John H. Conway’s book, On Numbers and Games (1976), is: Theorem 100: This is the last theorem in this book.(The proof is obvious.)

## An Ingenious Postman

It’s been known how determined and ingenious some postal authorities can be. There have been many anecdotes about it and here’s one of them. It’s

## An Awesome Editorial Policy

“Let me make it clear to youThis is what we’ll never do.” It really doesn’t matter if you don’t know how to spell:You’ll find that