Thanks for all of the "sunshine" folks! I had fun making this bag (even though, unfortunately, it was inspired by a few personal experiences
) and I get a chuckle out of it every time I look at it. I haven't taken it out in public, yet, though...
I do agree with thriftjunkie and MoopSpringett- an "X" eye would clearly show that he was truly "dearly departed" instead of "nearly departed!"
And, nightal1031...I'm glad somebody said it! I was afraid to go there myself (I had to restrain myself from not making a coin purse in the shape of the Christmas Poo guy from South Park