A really splendid zinc monument, something like a royal tomb in a medieval cathedral. Since zinc monuments like this seem not to have been made after World War I (although the panel inserts continued to be made for decades), this monument was probably installed before Dr. 11 more words
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Choosing a headstone inscription can be an important part of the burial planning process. They sometimes act as one-line funeral home obituaries.
If you’re trying to choose the right phrase or line for your headstone, here are some famous epitaphs for inspiration: 305 more words
If the Gods Loved Me, Rome Would Forget Latin: Naevius' Epitaph (Fragments of Naevius; Gellius 1:24.2)
“If it were right for gods to mourn for mortals
Then the Muses would mourn the poet Naevius.
And when he was brought down to death’s warehouse… 43 more words