The Funeral

[Episode 9 | 1928 : Bridie]

It is the day of Lorna's funeral and the procession to the cemetery is commencing. It is a tradition to celebrate the life of the deceased person by holding a 'wake'. During this sombre celebration, Bridie tries to console her sister with the help of Miss Miller.


The Australian curriculum: History

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History activities [2]

Activity 1: Mourning
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Subtheme(s): Culture,Customs and traditions
Activity 2: The hearse
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Subtheme(s): Customs and traditions,Transport