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Guide to Conduct and Ceremony

Appendix: Ceremonial Texts

Part Two: Ceremonial Texts for the Formalities concerning Family Affairs

34. Statement of Purpose for Divesting of Mourning Articles at the Final Service

As relatives and colleagues of the deceased, we have worn mourning articles as prescribed to each of us concerned in accordance with the clothing regulations and now remove those mourning articles. Departed spirit! Watch over us brightly.