Workers Unearth Civil War Coffin
Posted 09 November 2006 - 12:27 AM
Posted 18 December 2006 - 12:17 PM
Yeah, we are. But it's all good.
In fact when someone is an organ donor, aren't they allowing their remains to be messed with? Of course, it is done to help those that may need the spare parts! It's all the same to me.
Cry Havoc! And let loose the Dobermans of war!
Life is too short to take seriously, none of us get out of it alive.
Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be.Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Posted 24 March 2007 - 03:24 PM
So the body was still preserved until the glass plate covering the face was broken? Reminds me of that one documentary on History Channel about those monks that found the lead casket on their grounds and opening it discovered the remains of a man of considerable height with a woman both embracing each other but the moment the air touched them they started to crumble to dust. It was supposedly believed to be King Arthur. And then there was that one about *I think* about the last wife of King Henry VIII's casket being found in a field, the casket dug up by a farmer who of course opened it to discover a beautiful preserved woman inside but as was the case, the moment the air touched it, it began to decay. It was believed to be Catherine Parr.
Posted 24 March 2007 - 04:38 PM
Tigger, in the case mentioned here, there wasn't much left of the body. Despite the ad copy of the day, metallic burial cases only delayed the process of decomposition. The photos in the blog I posted earlier should give you an idea of what was found by the medical examiner:
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Edited by earth_spirit, 24 March 2007 - 04:39 PM.
Posted 18 June 2007 - 01:56 PM
Posted 20 September 2007 - 11:03 AM
The Mystery Boy In The Iron Coffin
Edited by earth_spirit, 20 September 2007 - 08:03 PM.
Posted 08 June 2009 - 03:10 PM
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