Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho still freaks us out. The story of someone living with a corpse makes us very, very uneasy. But, Norman Bates is not always a fictional character and many people who resemble that kind of personality actually exist in our societies! Sometimes the loss of a beloved person is so painful that one refuses to give them up and accept them dead! So is in the case of this Belgian woman who loved her husband so much, she just didn't let him go and chose to live with his corpse to combat her pain of loss. Here is her unbelievable but completely true story!
Sleeping with a corpse may creep out almost all of us. But, for the wife of Marcel H, the death of her husband was so devastating that she had to go out of the conventional ways to cope with her grief!
She slept with the corpse of Marcel for more than a year until his mummified remains were found in his apartment in Brussels.