[Marxism] Clapping

dajj1950 at primusonline.com.au dajj1950 at primusonline.com.au
Mon Jun 25 00:22:57 MDT 2012


Over the past few years I have been to a number of funnerals where people
have clapped as the coffin is carried out. The first time I witnessed it,
it seemed a bit odd. But know I have come to admire the tradition. Its a
good way to pay a final tribute to class fighters.

doug jordan.
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>Date: Sun, 24 Jun 2012 17:40:23 -0400
>From: Mark Lause <markalause at gmail.com>
>Subject: Re: [Marxism] Clapping
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>To: douglas jordan <dajj1950 at primusonline.com.au>
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>The common denominator is probably in freemasonry in fraternal orders.
> A formal and secular ritual initiating the passage from the damned to
>the select saved . . . er, but secular.  No baptismal water or shroud.
> Just clapping.
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