Odd and Strange Ways
of Dispatching the Dead
Death and ritual go hand and hand since records are kept and bodies are buried. The more we grieve the loss of our loved ones, the less we’ll morn them in the future.
Seeing them peacefully at rest is still an effective way to get through the pain of their departure and how it happened.
Today, though, most western societies seem averse to such an acknowledgment of life’s finality. Many prefer to do away with Continue reading