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Atlas Shrugged
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  • If Francisco had wanted a worthy funeral pyre for d’Anconia Copper, she thought, he —had succeeded.

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  • In 1829 India banned the Hindu custom of a widow’s suicide on her husband’s funeral pyre.
  • While cremation is not uncommon in the western world, open air funeral pyres are typically illegal.

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