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Laying In A State: Gaddafi Hit With Fatwa To Rot For Libya: Photos

by | 24th, October 2011

THE holders of Col. Muammar Gaddafi’s now rapidly decomposing and odorous body still have made no public announcement re disposal arrangements for the murdered tyrant.

Perhaps the new interim Libyan Government wants to elevate Gaddafi to Royal standard.

It is normal in muslim deaths, sudden or otherwise, for the body to be washed and buried as quickly as possible. The speed comes from the wish to keep a healthy surviving population in hot climates.

Photo: The curious queue to see Gaddafi’s rotting corpse

Britain’s Royal Family has a habit of prolonging things a little. When Queen Elizabeth (“Never, Never, Never trust a German”) the Queen Mother died at 101-years-old on March 30, 2002 she Lay in State until her April 9 funeral when she was paraded through London before being interred at Windsor Castle.

By then many had enough and thought it was long past time they stopped trundling the old biddie around and laid her to rest.

Gaddafi was still laying dumped on a mattress in a meat locker in Misrata, last we heard.

The Libyans will have to be going some to beat the Thais when spinning things out.

A man photographs the body of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi on a mattress in a commercial freezer at a shopping center in Misrata, Libya, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011. A military spokesman says Libya’s transitional government will declare liberation on Sunday after months of bloodshed that culminated in the death of longtime leader Gadhafi. (AP Photo/David Sperry)

When Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana, the Princess of Naradhiwas, (the Thai King’s sister) died on January 8, 2008 she lay in State in a purpose-built Royal building for ten months until her SIX day funeral and cremation on November 14, 2008 it ended on November 19.

Meanwhile, according to the National Post reporter in Misrata:

“Libyans filed past Muammar Gaddafi’s decomposing

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