My Strange Addiction: Meet the woman who can"t stop eating her late husband"s ashes


My Strange Addiction: Meet the woman who can"t stop eating her late husband"s ashes

Is this the strangest addiction of all Meet the woman who can”t stop eating her late husband”s ashes

12:50 AM on 9th August 2011

Ashes to ashes: Casie is addicted to eating the ashes of her late husband and won

Ashes to ashes: Casie is addicted to eating the ashes of her late husband and won”t let the urn leave her side

Dust to dust: Shawn died just two months ago after a sever asthma attack. His widow has found a peculiar way to mourn and takes her devotion very seriously

Dust to dust: Shawn died just two months ago after a sever asthma attack. His widow has found a peculiar way to mourn and takes her devotion very seriously

Finger lickin: Casie first tasted the ashes when she transferred them into the memorial urn

Finger lickin: Casie first tasted the ashes when she transferred them into the memorial urn

Compulsive: The 26-year-old says, two months on, she can

Compulsive: The 26-year-old says, two months on, she can”t stop eating the grey dust

Distraught: Casie says Shawn was all she ever wanted from a man and that her world has fallen apart

Distraught: Casie says Shawn was all she ever wanted from a man and that her world has fallen apart

Life partner: The urn and ashes go everywhere with new widow Casie

Life partner: The urn and ashes go everywhere with new widow Casie

Call for help: As part of the programme, Casie enters therapy with the hope that it will break the worrying habit

Call for help: As part of the programme, Casie enters therapy with the hope that it will break the worrying habit