A man who for unknown reasons could not tie the knot with his fiancée before her unfortunate and apparent untimely death used the funeral ceremony as a good opportunity to marry her corpse.

According to reports, the sentimental ceremony was held last week, though details about the bereaved man and the deceased as well as the location are sketchy.

In the company of bridesmaids and groomsmen just as it is done in normal wedding ceremonies, the man is seen moving ceremoniously towards the casket to ostensibly marry his ex-fiancée posthumously.

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Though posthumous marriages are normal in certain parts of the world, the manner in which this particular one was held makes it a bit unique.