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September 18, 2013

The Mother of All Likely Stories

A Parting Kiss @€“ Futility Closet In December 1912 Hungarian tinsmith Béla Kiss told his neighbors that his wife had run off with another man. At the same time he began collecting large metal drums, telling the town constable that he planned to stockpile gasoline against the approaching war in Europe....

Posted by gerardvanderleun at September 18, 2013 10:02 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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It's the "pickled in alcohol" that caught my eye. Clever that. These days Kiss would probably claim that he was doing research on green energy.

Posted by: chuck at September 18, 2013 11:41 AM

That is a creepy tale.

Posted by: mary at September 18, 2013 6:02 PM

That is a creepy tale.

Posted by: mary at September 18, 2013 6:02 PM

"... and his final fate is unknown."


Unless he shares the bloodline of a certain noble family I think we can guess about his fate on this earth.

Posted by: Mikey NTH at September 18, 2013 6:03 PM

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