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Rum do in the valleys

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

The chapel where it happened


A burglar is engaged in his work of ransacking a chapel wherein lies a dead person awaiting their funeral. He is disturbed, mid-rampage, by the arrival of the undertaker coming to get everything ready for the service. The burglar, panicked, attempts to climb into the coffin…

What happens next? Read the unlikely, unsavoury and true story over at Wales Online


3 comments on “Rum do in the valleys

  1. Friday 28th September 2012 at 5:33 pm

    Yes, what a good point, Kathryn. All alone. A dead person should be accompanied all the way to the edge of Eternity.

  2. Kathryn Edwards

    Friday 28th September 2012 at 5:16 pm

    Poor show to have a body in a significant place without a vigil.

  3. Thursday 27th September 2012 at 10:31 am

    Several churches now refuse to accept a body the night before a funeral for this very reason.
    Very sad!

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