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Turf cross memorials of Nottinghamshire - Some unusual wayside memorials

When a fatality was recorded in some parishes, a cross would be cut in the turf. This appears as far as I am aware to be a Nottinghamshire speciality and so far I have located two such sites. 254 more words

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The Mihaljevci Vampire

The events supposedly happened in the village of Mihaljevci before the 1900s.
A man died a very violent death by felling of a wagon – he got his head caught under a wheel and died from a crushed skull. 200 more words

Vampire

THE WALL

I find the further back I go, the better I remember things, whether they happened or not.
Mark Twain

THE WALL
I stopped by our wall again today… 38 more words

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Haiku: Epitaph


Death is loneliest,
After buried or scattered.
Life seems more sociable.

Poetry

SENRYU -- 08262014-9

mema’s grave

a few low mounds away

my parents lie

*~*

© Copyright 2013-2014 Ron Evans

Poetry

HAIKU -- 08262014-8

autumn shower

mother’s grave dry

as dust

*~*

© Copyright 2013-2014 Ron Evans

Poetry

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