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Spade_Cooley

Posted 26 June 2012 - 09:35 AM

View Postwordfinder, on 26 June 2012 - 03:05 AM, said:

View PostStayin Alive, on 20 February 2005 - 09:21 PM, said:

Question is: Do you offer a Titanic survivee ice for his whiskey?

Do you mean 'survivee' as 'someone who are survived, that is, a dead person'?

I've heard of l'esprit de l'escalier before, but seven years is pushing it a bit.

wordfinder

Posted 26 June 2012 - 03:05 AM

View PostStayin Alive, on 20 February 2005 - 09:21 PM, said:

Question is: Do you offer a Titanic survivee ice for his whiskey?

Do you mean 'survivee' as 'someone who are survived, that is, a dead person'?

Paul Bearer

Posted 11 June 2009 - 09:38 PM

From living memory into history

Toast

Posted 31 May 2009 - 10:41 PM

View PostToast, on Dec 22 2007, 11:11 PM, said:

I met her once - seems a tough old bird. Might be a year or two in her yet.

More than one but less than two, then. Yeah, I'm sorry to see her go too, and I actually thought she might hang on to make three figures. She enjoyed herself though.

Goodnight, Millvina - time to meet your Dad at last.

Ulitzer95

Posted 31 May 2009 - 07:56 PM

Uh god I feel like weeping, I was actually planning on writing her a letter... not gonna get the chance anymore.... she was actually a really nice sincere old lady... why do people like her have to die and Thatcher continues to haunt us?

Ageless Immortal Giant

Posted 31 May 2009 - 07:47 PM

This is a pretty significant one in terms of last survivors of something.

Tuber Mirum

Posted 31 May 2009 - 07:23 PM

View Postfootball_fan, on Feb 20 2005, 07:09 PM, said:

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Eliza Gladys Milvina Dean is indeed still with us. Born 2/2/1912, hence was 10 weeks old when the Titanic sank on 15/4/1912 (not 1908!).

I stand corrected, thanks RK. It is never a good idea to drink whiskey while researching :banghead:

Perhaps we could now close this thread, thus protecting future generations from one of the worst pieces of advice I have ever encountered.

maryportfuncity

Posted 31 May 2009 - 06:44 PM

That'll save Kate Winslet a few quid then.

Paul Bearer

Posted 31 May 2009 - 06:36 PM

BBC link

Godot

Posted 31 May 2009 - 06:32 PM

View PostTempus Fugit, on May 31 2009, 07:28 PM, said:

Millvina Dean is no more, she died this morning.
So how many survivors are left now?

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