Puns for the weekend

To inaugurate the weekend, a little pun package from Hilary Price:

This is a species of pun in which the parts of an idiom are unpacked and interpreted literally (or at least in non-idiomatic senses available for the parts). And, in this case, with an unlikely juxtaposition of ideas.

2 Responses to “Puns for the weekend”

  1. David W. Fenton Says:

    I must confess, I completely do not get it.

    I feel so dense…

    David W. Fenton

  2. arnoldzwicky Says:

    To David F.: odds as in betting, ends as in final things, namely deaths.

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