Digging Up the Dead

I suppose that Remembrance Day set me thinking about digging up the dead; I do not mean I was thinking about Actually digging up the dead, but the way in which people from time to time dig up the dead. This has been one of those ideas that has been in my mind and now is the time to bring the idea into shape.

We revere the dead, perhaps rightly so. Some cultures worship their ancestors; most cultures are at least grateful to their ancestors, probably because Continue reading