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Dead Chinese ‘ghost bride’ elopes from grave with second dead husband

by | 22nd, February 2012

IN Hebie province, China, a gang has been caught trying to sell a dead girl named Miss Wu for marriage. They’d already succeeded once, marrying the girl to a dead groom who, according to ghost marriage traditions, needed a wife to enter the afterlife.

The girls parents sold their dead daughter to Mr Liu. He thought the young lovely a match for his recently dead brother. So he paid £3,500 and arranged for a “minghun” ceremony, in which the happy couple are buried together.

But Liu was upset that his brother’s grave had been robbed, his sister-in-law stolen. She had eloped with

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