The consensus so far is some sort of Frankensteinian reanimation. Any opposing thoughts?
This is old so doesn’t count toward Death’s score.
Of course this is a reference to the belief that if you drop food on the floor and pick it up within five seconds it’s okay to eat. So… if a person’s been dead for less that five seconds, his spirit can go back inside??
There appears to be no caption for this cartoon; at least none that Google Image Search came up with.
I’m pretty sure this has already been a CIDU. If it was, I no longer remember the explanation.
It seems to me Addams put a lot of work into this, but forgot to include a discernible punchline.