Posts tagged ‘funeral pyre’

December 26, 2014

Let’s Not Be Hasty

by duncanr

funeral pyre220in the UK, it can take anywhere from 1-3 weeks (sometimes longer) to bury/cremate someone after they have died

in other countries, a corpse is typical buried or burned within 1-3 days of death

the latter custom offers advantages to relatives of the recently deceased – not so much for the ‘deceased’ –