Erma Louise Bombeck, (née Fiste) was an American humorist who achieved great popularity for her newspaper column that described suburban home life from the mid-1960s until the late 1990s. Born: February 21, 1927, Dayton, Ohio Died: April 22, 1996, San Francisco, CA Spouse: Bill Bombeck Education: University of Dayton, Ohio University
If you have never read Erma Bombeck your missing out . Her books will make you burst out laughing on the worst of days. At Wit's End Just Wait Until You Have Children of Your Own I Lost Everything in the Post-Natal Depression The Grass is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank. If Life is a Bowl of Cherries, What Am I Doing in the Pits? Aunt Erma's Cope Book Motherhood: The Second Oldest Profession Family — The Ties that Bind and Gag!
Enjoy Erma Bombeck quotes...I do. “Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy.” 2) “Worry is like a rocking chair: it gives you something to do but never gets you anywhere” 3)“It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else. ”
Erma Bombeck (1927-1996), humorist, journalist, author, & all-around grand lady: "If I had my life to live over, I would have talked less and listened more. I would have invited friends over to dinner even if the carpet was stained and the sofa faded. I would have eaten the popcorn in the 'good' living room and worried much less about the dirt when someone wanted to light a fire in the fireplace. I would have taken the time to listen to my grandfather ramble about his youth." continued…