Ask a Mortician: Can You Wear Artificial Nails in Your Coffin?

In the latest edition of Ask A Mortician, our death-obsessed buddy Caitlin Doughty answers questions about artificial nails, mortuary eye caps, Mozart's corpse and getting away with murder.

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Check out the video above, and be sure to follow Caitlin on Twitter.

[Order Of The Good Death]

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DISCUSSION

Is there anyone on Jezebel who just really wants to have an open casket funeral for themselves? That's the only scenario I could really see eye caps being necessary. Am I the only weirdo who wants to be buried in my back yard in something light and have a tree planted over me or something? I think that would be a nice way to complete the cycle of life.