Tuesday, August 02, 2005

Banned from being buried in the buff

He came into this world naked, spent much of his time in it nude, but will - against his specific wishes - depart it fully clothed. Robert Norton, of Pekin, Illinois, was often prosecuted during his lifetime for gardening and wandering outside his house in the nude.

The 82-year-old said he wanted to be buried in his birthday suit - but his family are having none of it.

His brothers have decided to lay him to rest in grey trousers and a shirt.

One of them, Jack, is a minister. "He's not going to be buried in the nude," he said.[...]



BBC

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