Someone Made a Sign for Religious People Outside a Memorial Service

Dealing with the death of a loved one is hard enough. But it’s so much worse when people, with all the best of intentions, tell you that it happened “for a reason” or that the deceased is in “a better place.” Atheists don’t buy into those tropes.

According to a user on Reddit, when a friend’s husband recently died, she didn’t want to deal with any more of those comments. She joked about how might just put up a sign asking people not to say those things.

And when the Redditor attended the memorial service on Friday, this is what he saw outside:


I love it. If anything, she needs a bigger sign since there are so many more phrases she didn’t include.

Now about this bear…

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