Monday, November 19, 2012
Woman mummified husband for 'resurrection'
A Russian woman kept her husband's mummified headless body for three years, believing he will return to life one day as a miracle.
The head of the family expired in 2009, but his wife could not bring herself to accept it, the report said. She preserved the body in the apartment and told the children he would come back to life.
The family kept acquaintances at bay by telling them the man was too ill to speak to anyone. They used air fresheners to mask the odour of the rotting body.
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