Grant me my final moment

Grant me my final moment

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I made my friends pinkie-swear: They will not leave me in the car at my own funeral. I demand to take centre stage one final time.

Believe it or not, but I really do enjoy a good funeral. Not because I’m morbid or have an unhealthy obsession with death – I think – but because a good funeral is one way to firstly celebrate a life that is no more, and secondly to get closure with a grand last hurrah. At my age – I’ve been around for more than half a century – I’ve participated in my fair share of final farewells. So, I do speak from experience when I say every funeral is unique. Possibly as unique as the person being saluted. And they...




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