A Chinese man decided to keep to his promise, by marrying his fiancee despite the fact she was dead, he married her remains during her funeral to show his devotion to her after she died from breast cancer in China.
35-year-old Xu Shinan lost his wife Yang on October 14 at the age of 34 after her battle with cancer for five and a half years. The heart-broken groom, said he decided to marry his late fiancée’s corpse to help her fulfill her dream of being a bride.
Xu’s deceased partner of 12 years, Yang Liu, was dressed in a white bridal gown and surrounded by 169 bouquets pink roses when Xu read his wedding vows to her, according to a local report.
The ceremony took place on Saturday morning ( Oct.19) in the funeral parlour of Dalian in eastern China. It was attended by the families and friends of the couple.