Words To Say At A Funeral
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Words To Say At A Funeral
- Funeral is the debut full-length album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on September 14, 2004 in North America by Merge Records and on February 28, 2005 in Europe by Rough Trade Records.
- The ceremonies honoring a dead person, typically involving burial or cremation
- A sermon delivered at such a ceremony
- A procession of mourners at a burial
- a ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated; “hundreds of people attended his funeral”
- A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a deceased person. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and practices used by a culture to remember the dead, from the funeral itself, to various monuments, prayers, and rituals undertaken in their honor
- (arrow coming out of the mouth)
- S ped-, Q quen- Q quet-
- language that is spoken or written; “he has a gift for words”; “she put her thoughts into words”
- A single distinct conceptual unit of language, comprising inflected and variant forms
- Something that someone says or writes; a remark or piece of information
- A single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used with others (or sometimes alone) to form a sentence and typically shown with a space on either side when written or printed
- lyric: the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number; “his compositions always started with the lyrics”; “he wrote both words and music”; “the song uses colloquial language”
- the words that are spoken; “I listened to his words very closely”
words to say at a funeral – Would anyone
Luke: As a doornail. Listen, I’m about to light this baby up and I thought that maybe you might wanna say a few words or something? After all, he was your Dad too.
Leia: Hmmm….naaah. I’m gonna have to pass on that one.
Luke: Are you sure? I’ve got some weenies and marshmallows, I was thinking we could roast ’em while he burns. C’mon, it’ll be fun! This is the last time we’ll ever have the whole family together like this!
Leia: Err.. incredibly tempting as that may sound – yes, I’m sure. The Ewoks are throwing a big party over at the village in a few. Everybody from the fleet is gonna be there, and I already told Han I’d be his date. Plus, y’know we never really bonded, we didn’t have that whole "Force thing" going on that you guys had. And I just don’t have the same sort of issues with being adopted that you seem to have, I wasn’t stuck on some third rate dirtball of a planet with a grumpy moisture farmer for a father figure. I was a Princess! My Dad was a Senator and later ruler of our whole planet, which was a beautiful, cultured planet. My childhood totally rocked!
Luke: Okay, okay, you don’t have to rub it in! If you don’t wanna come just say so.
Leia: Well, I didn’t want to just come out and say it since this is his funeral and all, but frankly, I hated the guy. He always had a foul stench about him. Once when I was 15 my adopted father brought me to Coruscant to meet the Emperor and Vader totally hit on me, kept on going on about how much I reminded him of his old girlfriend. Which was creepy enough since I was only 15, but is even creepier now that I know he was my Dad. After that, I kept on getting weird calls on my communicator with all this heavy breathing – like we didn’t know it was him! It was horrible, I kept on changing my number and he kept on getting it again through Imperial intelligence. After about 3 years of that, he finally gave up.
Luke: Wow! Girl, you are just always dodging that incest bullet, aren’t you?
Leia: Yeah, tell me about it! Where was I? Oh yeah, then he captured my ship, tortured me, blew up my homeworld, destroyed my base, captured me again, tortured my boyfriend then froze him in a block of carbonite for a year. I ended up being captured and becoming a slave to a giant, slimy slug who was really, really horny while trying to undo that last one. So no, I didn’t like him and I won’t be coming to his damn funeral!
Luke: Gee, I never thought of it like that before. Well, run along. I’ll see ya at the Ewok shindig. Save some dip for me!
on saying goodbye…
So many people came who’s lives she had touched.
I arranged for the children at the school, and all the staff, to write on stars and flowers and then placed them on lolly sticks in an arrangement of memories…like flowers.
There among the lilies and roses sat this gift of over 70 memories and the Vicar carried it to her coffin along with a special prayer.
There was something about the glitter, lolly sticks and paper that made the sadness more bearable…simple things with words of love and truth that only a child could write so effortlessly….
words to say at a funeral
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