Sure, media questions ruined the serenity. That and the hollow, strained scream of a man who realized his minister may be a soggy fruit loop.
BERLIN (Reuters) - A vicar inwho had the novel idea of helping parishioners escape the stresses and strains of daily life by letting them lie in an open grave was upset when intrusive journalists spoiled the atmosphere.
"I meant it as a meditative exercise," pastor Thorsten Nolting told Reuters. "I wanted people to think about what weighs on them down in the darkness and gather the energy to resist it."
Nolting, from the western, said his plan went "horribly wrong" when journalists' persistent questioning as parishioners were "laid to rest" earlier this week ruined the serenity of the occasion....
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