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Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, France.

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Cemeteries Ghosts Graveyards Spirits: "Wife, Friend, Lover, Psycho" What a curious thing to post on a headstone.

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

This cemetery symbolism infographic from Atlas Obscura details the meaning of the most commonly used decorative gravestone markers.

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☫ Angelic ☫ winged cemetery angels and zen statuary - Angel statue in garden Beautiful.

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The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.

Tree engulfing a headstone in Nottingham, UK

Tree Eating a Gravestone

General Cemetery, Nottingham - Too bad this tree wasn't cut down before it ruined the stone. The stone is in good shape except the damage (the crack) caused by pressure from the tree. I'm assuming this is slate and the engraving is certainly beautiful

My kind of cemetery Creepy & OLD

Open with Alexander)) he visited Bryanas grave and buried the ring under it and sits talking to the headstone "I'm sorry I left you"he frowns placing a kiss on the stone sadly sobbing

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statues-and-monuments Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia Photographer: Dick Bjornseth

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A garden is a mirror of the heart. "Everyday is a new beginning, take a deep breath and start again.

And an angel from God appeared and said, "Fear not, for I bring you glad tidings of great joy!" #angels

And an angel from God appeared and said, "Fear not, for I bring you glad tidings of great joy!" #angels

Sprawling across 108 acres, Père-Lachaise is a park-like cemetery that’s the permanent resting place for more than one million souls. Walk through this peaceful, verdant place and you’ll mingle with the spirits of famous artists, politicians, writers, and musicians, like Molière, Honoré de Balzac, Frédéric Chopin, Edith Piaf, and Gertrude Stein. Many of these tombs, like Jim Morrison and Oscar Wilde, have become touristed shrines

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