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

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

“Aeschylus writes, "In our sleep, pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom through the awful grace of God.”  ― Madeleine L'Engle~~Face of an Angel - Montmartre Cemetery, Paris

“Aeschylus writes, "In our sleep, pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom through the awful grace of God.” ― Madeleine L'Engle~~Face of an Angel - Montmartre Cemetery, Paris

Book lover's Headstone at Dryburgh Abbey, near St. Boswells , Scottish Border.  Post - Medieval

Book lover's Headstone at Dryburgh Abbey, near St. Boswells , Scottish Border. Post - Medieval

Until we meet again before His throne,  Clothed in the spotless robe He gives   His own, Until we know even as we are known ... Good night!  Good night!  Good night!  [ My young nephew took a star-path, a short-cut home today ... he lives now forever in his Father's heavenly home ... see you soon my little brother, we'll fish again then, Brandon. ]     ~ Picture of a boy's grave in Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris.

Until we meet again before His throne, Clothed in the spotless robe He gives His own, Until we know even as we are known ... Good night! Good night! Good night! [ My young nephew took a star-path, a short-cut home today ... he lives now forever in his Father's heavenly home ... see you soon my little brother, we'll fish again then, Brandon. ] ~ Picture of a boy's grave in Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris.

A graveyard cat at the historic Weimar Cemetery in Thuringen, Germany - by Wolfram Schubert German

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