Way to Die #606
"Wet Dream"
Name of the death is a pun on “wet dream"
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Episode this death
was featured in
"Hard Lives, Easy Deaths"

“Wet Dream”, Way to Die #606, is the fourth death to be featured in “Hard Lives, Easy Deaths”, which aired on May 21, 2008.

Plot[edit | edit source]

Dalph was a German Librarian and he wanted to look at fish and swim with them. So Dalph took an old waterbed, cut it up, glued it with Latex, and called it the Merman. Meanwhile, Dalph put his suit on and headed down to the water. But it was slow going and started to overheat. When body temperature rises, sweat begins to form in these glands. As sweat evaporates , heat is dissipated. If the temperature outside was cool that could of save him. Unfortunately for Dalph it was a scorching 97 Degrees. He began feeling the first symptoms of hypothermia. He got to the lake less than 15 minutes. His temperature red-lined at 109 or 108 degrees. Right before he died, Dalph finally got his wish. He knew exactly what it felt to be a fish out of water, and he died of heatstroke.

Interviewees[edit | edit source]

  • Bob Girandola - Associate Professor of Kinesiology, U.S.C.
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