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70% the stories that have survived over the years are about very obese people. Largely because they pose such challenges in removing the body; especially in New York City. Removing the body through a window that had been removed (frame, bricks, etc) was not uncommon. Even cranes had been used apparently.
We're Irish so the rest of the stories were largely poetically tragic, sometimes uplifting and, on occasion, about trying to collect on the fee...