Most family and friends know about the haunted grandmother clock I have.
I obtained it many years ago at a family funeral – right at the actual burial. 334 more words
I think it’s safe to say that those who lived during the Victorian era had an obsession with death. They crafted small portraits made from the hair of deceased family members that could be placed in brooches and worn, wore lachrymatory bottles (often mistaken for perfume bottles) on chains around their necks in order to catch the tears they wept for a departed loved one, and erected lavish monuments at grave sites. 1,163 more words