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3,569 hits 2.3 (3 votes) Share Favorite | Flag 10 years ago by BluPineRidge

Do you think more people should be cremated after they die so that we don't use up more valuable land space or continue on with the usual burials?
Sure the bodies are turned back to ashes to ashes and dust to dust but the grave site is never re used.


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10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 12/28/09 - 12:00:08 PM EST (GMT-5)
I really think that cremation is the way to go.

I want my ashes divided, part to be scattered over the Blue Ridge Mountains and the other half over the Pacific Ocean
(preferably near Hawaii!)
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 12/28/09 - 12:06:56 PM EST (GMT-5)
Yeah, I've never understood why anybody would prefer to be buried instead of cremated.

Please, burn me when I die, there's no way I'm coming back as a zombie or a vampire.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 12/28/09 - 1:58:08 PM EST (GMT-5)
I think everyone should be cremated. They should also dig up all those people who've already been buried and burn them.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 9:46:09 AM EST (GMT-5)
no if you are burned when your dead your soul is destroyed you wont even be a ghost you will be nothing
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 10:54:19 AM EST (GMT-5)
On Tuesday 12/29/09 - 9:46:09 AM H3LLRAISER wrote:
no if you are burned when your dead your soul is destroyed you wont even be a ghost you will be nothing


Really? Does that mean my soul just hangs out in my body until I disintegrate in my coffin?

If there is a soul, I'm pretty certain that it leaves your corporeal form when you die. If it doesn't, please, please, PLEASE burn me, because I would rather be destroyed than live for eternity in a coffin.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 11:15:42 AM EST (GMT-5)
On Monday 12/28/09 - 1:58:08 PM HaroldtheBat wrote:
I think everyone should be cremated. They should also dig up all those people who've already been buried and burn them.
I doubt if the loved ones that DO visit their graves would appreciate them being dug up
On Tuesday 12/29/09 - 9:46:09 AM H3LLRAISER wrote:
no if you are burned when your dead your soul is destroyed you wont even be a ghost you will be nothing
interesting concept

I'd rather not be shut up in a box and buried in the ground though. Soul or no soul.

We depart our bodies at death.


I never understood the part about visiting graves, they aren't there.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 3:35:35 PM EST (GMT-5)
I was just looking at grave sites

How could anyone put their loved ones in a hole in the ground??
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 5:40:37 PM EST (GMT-5)
On Tuesday 12/29/09 - 11:15:42 AM BluPineRidge wrote:
I doubt if the loved ones that DO visit their graves would appreciate them being dug up

They'd get over it.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 8:05:35 PM EST (GMT-5)
I don't know if everyone SHOULD be cremated but that what I want for me.

First donate my body to medical science and then when they are done with it burn it.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 8:06:56 PM EST (GMT-5)
On Tuesday 12/29/09 - 8:05:35 PM Briony wrote:
I don't know if everyone SHOULD be cremated but that what I want for me. First donate my body to medical science and then when they are done with it burn it.

I am not ready to die and then give out body parts!
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 12/29/09 - 8:11:56 PM EST (GMT-5)
On Tuesday 12/29/09 - 8:05:35 PM Briony wrote:
I don't know if everyone SHOULD be cremated but that what I want for me. First donate my body to medical science and then when they are done with it burn it.
On Tuesday 12/29/09 - 8:06:56 PM BluPineRidge wrote:
I am not ready to die and then give out body parts!


I am not ready to die yet but if it happend thats what I want done. It's not like I will need any of it after I die.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Wednesday 12/30/09 - 5:00:49 PM EST (GMT-5)
I suppose it should be a choice, but I think cremation is still the way to go.
10 yrs ago, 2 mos ago - Saturday 1/2/10 - 1:19:08 AM EST (GMT-5)
The world is not getting any bigger and the human race is just growing so I think that people should be creamated. If you get buried at death, all your body is doing is taking up space that the future generations will need. As for myself, I think the though of my body being stuck in the ground to rot, is just a nasty thought. When I die, I want my body parts to be given to the good of anybody that needs it. If any of my body parts could actually be used ot save someone's life one day, that makes my exsistence worth the time of my living. :)
10 yrs ago, 2 mos ago - Saturday 1/2/10 - 1:28:04 AM EST (GMT-5)
Just to avoid zombies, yes. That or cement the graves.



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