I was surfing cooliris today and stumble this news, it's quite old but i just thought it's worth to share. A man Wishes to be remain standing even in death and so that family grants he's wish -- during he's wake he's family prop he's body and lean it against a wall of he's mothers house.
Love can do things like this, A mother grants the wish of her son for the last time; of course they use special embalming treatment. You can read the rest of the story about Dead Man Stands thoughout 3 day wake
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