They were a match made in ... well, somewhere.
Charles Manson has reportedly called off his engagement to Afton Elaine Burton after realizing his 27-year-old bride-to-be wanted to display his corpse for profit, The Independent reports.
Burton reportedly planned the wedding so that she would gain possession of Manson's body in the event of his death. According to The Independent, she and her friends hoped to make money by putting the corpse on public display in a glass case in Los Angeles and charging morbid spectators per viewing – similar to Lenin's tomb in Moscow.
Manson, 80, allegedly called off the wedding after le...