By Molly Rose | Yahoo! Contributor Network – 6 hrs ago
Everyone thought Gilberto Araujo was dead—then he walked into his own wake.
The 41-year-old’s family had planned the funeral for the car washer, and they were already grieving him at his wake…but then Gilberto showed up at the ceremony to let them know he was just fine, according to the Miami Herald.
Not surprisingly, his appearance caused quite the scene. People fainted, others ran away, presumably thinking they has seen a ghost. Gilberto’s mother, of course, was “overjoyed,” she said in the Miami Herald article. . . . Read Complete Report
RIO BRANCO, Brazil — Edmar Araújo still remembers the awe.
As he cleared trees on his family’s land decades ago near Rio Branco, an outpost in the far western reaches of the Brazilian Amazon, a series of deep earthen avenues carved into the soil came into focus.
“These lines were too perfect not to have been made by man,” said Mr. Araújo, a 62-year-old cattleman. “The only explanation I had was that they must have been trenches for the war against the Bolivians.”