They had taken a cadaver from the refrigerator and stood it in a certain position.
Cremate the cadaver together with the board upon which it is fixed.
"Stand to one side and hold the cadaver's chin, Brion," she said.
She had caught a rat, killed it, and laid the cadaver in the door.
Reminded you, perhaps, of the faint odor of a cadaver far off?
This had to be done before ...