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Offline Cheka Man

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What if someone was magically healed from death but...
« on: April 27, 2009, 04:41:55 PM »
 his body did not know it and carried on decomposing? Assuming it's early spring, and the person was fit and active, how long would he/she have before

a) his/her body rotted to the extent that it could no longer be covered up?, and
b) his/her brain started to rot, lowering the person's mental level first profoundly and then to a zombie level?

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Re: What if someone was magically healed from death but...
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2009, 05:35:19 PM »
http://www.strolen.com/content.php?node=3754#25939

I'd give it about 4 days until it's extremely noticeable, and a week and a half before the brain runs outta the ears and he's reduced to a cognitive level akin to a zombie...
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Re: What if someone was magically healed from death but...
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2009, 07:35:30 PM »
WOW!

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