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cosmictuesdays:  nadiacreek:  coelasquid:  deformutilated:  Fudge recipe on a headstone  I feel like I should make this just to be able to say a dead person taught me how to make it. Maybe I’ll do it for Halloween.  I desperately hope that she spent her entire life telling people that they could have her fudge recipe “over my dead body.”  That last comment is absolutely worth reblogging.

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Kay's Fudge Recipe - The tombstone is a Marble slab and this photo was sent to "Everything's Relative" in Family Tree Magazine, by Dan Convery, Modesto, Calif. in the June 2006 issue - I want my cookie recipe on my headstone.

Patient 1812  Toledo Mental Health Center Cemetery  Toledo, Ohio

Beth's trip to the Toledo Mental Health Center Cemetery in Toledo, Ohio

We love this helpful graphic to understand what tombstone symbols represent.  Credit: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/a-graphic-guide-to-cemetery-symbolism

A Graphic Guide to Cemetery Symbolism

equinoxparanormal: “A Graphic Guide to Cemetery Symbolism To convey the lives of the people buried beneath them, and the expectations for what comes after death, symbolism has long been part of tombstones. Below is our guide to some of the most.

Grave Marker in Caldwell, Texas. Further research results - BPH (Bernard P Hopkins) 1904-1993 lived in Caldwell but is buried in Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Texas. BPH grave is listed #100/101 in pictures of headstones. http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemeteries/Morton+Cemetery/103178

Buried in Texas, USA. I wonder what Bernard P. Hopkins did to deserve this add-on marker?

Difficulties are just things to overcome, after all. Ernest Shackleton

Difficulties are just things to overcome, after all.


This would look so out of place in my garden, but it's a beautiful image.

Keep the dead put device...

This is a grave from the Victorian age when a fear of zombies and vampires was prevalent. The cage was intended to trap the undead just in case the corpse reanimated. --- Wow, We Are A Bunch Of Weird Humans Who Need Prayer ---