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 now my turn to cry out, for Charley's face was that of a corpse.
Then he fetched the pails and set them down beside the corpse.
But the corpse had already raised itself to a sitting posture.
So he thought that perhaps the corpse had not followed him all the way.
And when he did so the corpse fell down on the floor of the room above.