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Life-Sized Casket

I saw this life-sized casket on sale at Safeway. I think it’s meant to be a Halloween decoration. It looks like it’s inflatable, which makes it impractical for buying a real body in. 26 more words


Often in a Coffin

This past week our museum received a donation from Kathy Miesner of a beautiful piece of furniture.  One of the things that makes this piece of furniture unique is the fact that on the back side it is stamped with “G.A.O. 325 more words

Coffin in The Family Room

We thought this was the coolest thing ever – a sarcophagus that holds DVDs. But it was over $700!  A few years later, we were passing by the same store and they had a “Going out of business” sale. 283 more words

Real Estate

Well! My dark and dreary friends

Well! My dark and dreary friends, you will clearly see. If you have a tisket, and a tasket, you must certainly have a casket, because a coffin just won’t do.



On one side of the door was a packed surgery with fighting, bleeding, dying patients… on the other side was a quiet grassy bank with one coffin. 20 more words

Short Stories

"I'm So Glad You Closed His Mouth".

The first dead person I ever seen was my sister. To be honest, I can’t remember much about it – only how cold she felt. I was eleven and a police family liaison officer decided I was old enough to be given a choice on the matter. 936 more words



life is not quiet
silence is a wooden box
free from disturbance