A poetic love letter written by a mourning Korean wife that was found beside the mummified body of the woman’s husband has grabbed the limelight many a time since its discovery more than a decade ago.
Archaeologists at Andong National University found a 16th century male mummy in Andong City in South Korea in 2000. Along with it was a heart-rending letter written by the dead man’s pregnant wife who poured out her grief into what has become a testament of loss, lamentation and berievement.
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