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We can make decisions to carry out funerals with very limited cost The Smashing Pumpkins band signatures heart shirt. The cost starts when you get involved with funeral directors. Sue Yates not this side of the equator. You will go lavishly. I will go cheaply. I have told my children not to be guilt tripped into a fancy funeral. I looked it up, my preferred is donation but if that’s not possible you just never claim the body from the state. No expense either way. But compared to people in sub-Saharan Africa, you will go lavishly, which is what I would inderstand Lawrence’s point to be.