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What song do you want played at your funeral?
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28 March 2011
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Fantastic pics. I don't think I've ever seen them before. 1967/8?

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It's much more restrained than his 1967 stuff. I say 1968.

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Joe said:

Fantastic pics. I don't think I've ever seen them before. 1967/8?

1966. Mankovitz colourised them, so they were originally black and white.

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29 March 2011
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mithveaen said:

Dear Prudence said:

When I die I give my friend full permission to put both my hands in the "Thumbs up" sign before rigamotus sets in. Hows that for disturbing?

Prudence... I have a better idea.. how about the Peace and Love sign uh?? a-hard-days-night-ringo-9

Even better!!!!

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10 April 2011
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hmmm...I have six,

Let it be, In My Life, The Long And Winding Road, One After 909, Yellow submarine, and Don't pass me by

The last three aren't really funeral material, but I love them, and want them to be rememberance of me...heart

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10 April 2011
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Hey Jojo welcome to BeatlesBibleForum!! My name is Mith, and you can introduce yourself in here.

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Welcome to the forum Jojo!
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JojosCoolCherryCream said:

hmmm...I have six,

Let it be, In My Life, The Long And Winding Road, One After 909, Yellow submarine, and Don't pass me by

The last three aren't really funeral material, but I love them, and want them to be rememberance of me...heart

I'm a little late on this, but welcome!apple01

I've never considered One After 909 for play at a funeral, but why not?

Maybe you could have 910 stenciled on the outside of your coffin/urn.a-hard-days-night-george-10

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11 April 2011
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It be fitting if you died on either September 10 or October 9 ( ... Crazy, that’s John’s birthday! Wonder if that had something to do with the song.)

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11 April 2011
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CCC(That's what I'm calling you, because I really don't want to have to type out "CoolCherryCream" every time I address you): You have successfully gotten "Savoy Truffle" stuck in my head.  

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MeanMrsMustard said:

CCC(That's what I'm calling you, because I really don't want to have to type out "CoolCherryCream" every time I address you): You have successfully gotten "Savoy Truffle" stuck in my head.  

C3?

…and nice apple tart.a-hard-days-night-george-8

BOT: I've been giving this one some thought. I forget what my original answer to this question was – doesn't matter. If I'm not mistaken (I am too lazy to look back) I believe it was skye who said "none" because she did not want mourners associating Beatles songs with her death afterward (paraphrasing here). I did give that some thought. Then I thought, "it's my funeral dammit – if I want Beatles music, then Let It Be."

When my sister-in-law's mother passed away, her funeral featured Elvis songs playing softly in the background. I was not able to attend, but my mother said it was actually done quite nicely. I may lean toward having something similar with Beatles tunes.

Since I can't decide, perhaps I'd better start thinking about immortality.

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Zig said:

Since I can't decide, perhaps I'd better start thinking about immortality.

There's actually a Facebook "like" page called "Not Dying. Ever." You know, back from the days when "like" pages had witty names so your news feed would say "MeanMrs.Mustard likes Not Dying. Ever." Nowadays, like pages have names that are really long and awkward, so it would say "MeanMrs.Mustard likes I'd join your group, but there are so many misspellings in the title, I'd be ashamed to have it on my profile." 

Maybe I will continue the Zig tradition and call her C³. It's fun to click on that "omega" button. 

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So I'm adding to my list with Stairway to Heaven and In My Time of Dying. Neither song really be played a funeral (ok maybe Stairway), but it's my funeral. People will have to sit through Robert Plant's excessive orgasm noises while watching me lay in a coffin. Huzzah!

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Zig said:

BOT: I've been giving this one some thought. I forget what my original answer to this question was – doesn't matter. If I'm not mistaken (I am too lazy to look back) I believe it was skye who said "none" because she did not want mourners associating Beatles songs with her death afterward (paraphrasing here). I did give that some thought. Then I thought, "it's my funeral dammit – if I want Beatles music, then Let It Be."

Everyone who will be at my funeral will already associate me with The Beatles, so I’m sure they’ll expect some of their music there.

MeanMrsMustard said:

There's actually a Facebook "like" page called "Not Dying. Ever." You know, back from the days when "like" pages had witty names so your news feed would say "MeanMrs.Mustard likes Not Dying. Ever." Nowadays, like pages have names that are really long and awkward, so it would say "MeanMrs.Mustard likes I'd join your group, but there are so many misspellings in the title, I'd be ashamed to have it on my profile."

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For my funeral I think either Yellow Submarine or Octopus's Garden would be my choice. They are just childish enough to be awesome.

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Zig said:

Since I can't decide, perhaps I'd better start thinking about immortality.

Then you might want to add some Queen to your daily dosis of music Zig. a-hard-days-night-ringo-15

 

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Ringarious said:

For my funeral I think either Yellow Submarine or Octopus's Garden would be my choice. They are just childish enough to be awesome.

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"All Things Must Pass"

"In My Life"

"Good Night"

"Let It Be" (Across The Universe version)

"Live And Let Die"

"Isolation"

"Till There Was You" (Uh…name of the first piece of writing I ever wrote, since the song's pretty, too)

"I'll Be Back"

No, I'm kidding about the last one. I was playing one of those play list games, and that came up 😀

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Till There Was You said:

"I'll Be Back"

No, I'm kidding about the last one. I was playing one of those play list games, and that came up 😀

Really? I think that would be an awesome song to play at a funeral. 

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Wouldn't it? I mean, it's probably a joke that I'm sure that many people I know would get mad about, but still...even in the dead, I'd laugh.

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