National Geographic : 1933 Jul
ALAS, POOR YORICK ! He, too, may have been a "fellow of infinite jest." But they buried him-his head apart from his body, with offerings all about-after the manner of old Ras Shamra. STONE ALTARSWERE FOUND STANDING UPRIGHT The royal sanctuaries were built like palaces fortheliving, with large rooms, halls, wells for water, and altars forhonoring thememory of the royal dead (see text,page 101).