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09:48 UK time, Monday, 10 May 2010

"They were very vulgar, very middle-class with very rich colours and double glazed" - Author Fay Weldon describes the Pearly Gates which she says she saw in a near-death experience

When Fay Weldon's heart stopped last year because of an allergic reaction, she says she then saw the gates of paradise, and a figure like Cerberus (the multi-headed hound that guards the gates of Hell) was trying to drag her to the other side. The former atheist says she is now convinced there is an "over there".
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