[at a halloween party this weekend, a group of my friends went as some of the Gashlycrumb Tinies…]
Left to right, back row:
Zillah, drank too much gin; Quentin, sank in a mire; Kate, done in by an axe; Death; Xerxes, devoured by mice; Olive, run through with an awl; Titus, blown to bits.
Hector, done in by a thug; Ernest, choked on a peach; James, drank lye by mistake.
Basil, assaulted by bears; Clara, wasted away.