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Personalised farewell

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26 September 2007

Committed to the deep: the Neptune urn, made of compressed sand and salt, slowly dissolves in water. From the book captioned above

Committed to the deep: the Neptune urn, made of compressed sand and salt, slowly dissolves in water. From the book captioned above

We Need to Talk About the Funeral: 101 practical ways to commemorate and celebrate a life
Jane Morrell and Simon Smith

Accent Press, £14.99 (978-1-906125-01-1)

Personalised farewell: a family can share in decorating a loved one's coffin with pictures, paint, and designs: it becomes a time to share memories, laughter, and tears. So say the authors of this book.  It includes woodland burials, memorials, eulogies, ashes; it also covers budgets, transport, and paperwork in dealing with the nitty-gritty of this difficult subject.

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