The man was a witness for The Lord Jesus Christ most of his life. In his death he still wanted to be a witness. Therefore, he had etched in his tombstone these words:
As you now my friend
So once was I
So prepare my friend
To follow me.
A passerby read these words of wit and added a note which read:
To follow you is not my intent
Until I know which way you went.
Until next time,