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2 comments on “Give me champagne!

  1. Wednesday 8th December 2010 at 8:33 am

    […] piece on wonderfully mad William Price, father of cremation. His last words? Give me champagne!¬†http://bit.ly/dToGjw GoodFunerals Charles Cowling John Hicklenton died at Dignitas. Amongst his final words: […]

  2. Tuesday 7th December 2010 at 5:14 pm

    Ah, my beloved Dr Price. I will be singing his praises in the forthcoming, wait for it, long awaited fith edition of The Natural Death Handbook. For all of us who think that crems could do better and long for the crackle of an open air pyre, he is indeed our hero.

  3. Tuesday 7th December 2010 at 2:54 pm

    His role is mentioned here, a piece on the history of cremation. http://www.mylastsong.com/advice/110/148/107/funerals/funeral-planning/history-of-cremation
    Enjoy and comment!

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