Therefore as soon as a man had died, his corpse was embalmed.
Again it seemed that the features of the corpse had moved responsive to her own.
Only Maulo, the camp jester, hurled a facetious comment at the corpse.
After that, he dragged the corpse to the dike and threw it in.
Then the woman wept bitterly, and when she had wept her fill they buried the corpse.
It was ...