- Posted by Stefan
- On 13. April 2021
I have just had to explain a joke to my (German) husband put in by Sandra in last year’s September issue of the BWC Newsletter.
„With all the sadness and trauma going on in the world at the moment, it is worth reflecting on the death of a very important person which almost went unnoticed. Larry LaPrise, the man who wrote the „Hokey Pokey“, died at age 93. The most traumatic part for his family was getting him into the coffin. They put his left leg in. And then the trouble started …“
„What’s a Hokey Pokey?“ he asked. I jumped up and immediately started singing … And shaking my left leg all about!