What a beautiful thought! On the island of Sulawesi, in Indonesia, newborn infants who die are buried in the trunks of giant trees. The people there believe that the child’s soul will rise up into the heavens through the tree.
This poem, oft attributed to an anonymous Native American, was actually written by Baltimore housewife Mary Frye in Mary was moved by the grief of a young Jewish woman staying with them who's mother fell ill and died in Germany. The woman was unable
This old cemetery located in Salem, Massachusetts, is the actual resting place for the 20 men, women, and children that were executed after the Salem Witch Trials in 1693.
Skeleton of mother and baby, who both died during birth. My mother's mother died giving birth to her 8 th child so I guess her skeleton must look like this because the baby died inside of her. How very sad for my Mom to grow up without a mother.