14 October 2010

Bookish 1

Books are not an uncommon motif, usually suggestive of the Bible, but as a bookworm it's fun seeing them nonetheless.

From South Onondaga Cemetery:

An upright Book of Life. This one is so neat in its simplicity-- it's basically just a normal, modern, upright headstone, but the small extra touches to create the spine and pages make it really different.

From Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester:

A couple's names written across the pages of a large open book:

From Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta:

Not quite a book, but name-dropping a historic author, the simple grave of Gone With the Wind author Margaret Mitchell:

1 comment:

  1. I remember trying to look for this one! Good times.