I dont care what anyone says, death stinks. In my life time I have been present at the deaths of many people. Some deaths were caused by warfare, others related to accidents, many to aging, disease and others due to suicide or homicide. Death really stinks. No, not because we loose a loved one, but there is a specific odor that accompanies death.
Not everyone can smell the odor of death. I guess I am a person who is very sensitive to the odor. When I lived in
He looked at me as I was one brick shy a load and ignored my question. Then, I heard a man behind me say, I smell it. I turned and it was another person visiting Ground Zero. He was from
It always has, I exclaimed. We talked a while. Mark listened in, but I dont think he understood. There is a unique presence of odor when a person or persons die. I am not talking about the usual body odors or smells associated with embalming, or a decaying body, or a diseased body, but a specific odor all its own.
If you can or cant smell death, please comment? Could you ask your friends and neighbors this death question? Ask them to come on line and comment. I am curious to know if this is ability to smell death is more prevalent than I think. Can you smell death?