When everyone’s favorite actor, Jack Lemmon, was in the hospital dying about a decade ago, he was inspiringly uncomplaining and patient, according to Jack’s actor son Chris Lemmon.
But through all that impressive dignity, Jack managed to keep his bawdy humor intact.
In fact, in his memoir, Chris remembers that the nurses were all too familiar with Jack’s favorite quip:
“Wanna sneak a peek at Stiffy?”
I’d rather look at his two Oscars.