People all over the world are dying to get in to cemeteries, to graves, to mausoleums. Their bones are buried, their ashes encased, their lives summarised in the dash between two dates. Their epitaphs, their choice of grave marker, their obituary, all tell a story. Cemeteries are museums of life often overlooked, frequently ignored. When I travel, I travel to meet the living and to pay my respects to the dead. These are my stories.
Noting the marked scarcity of cemeteries as we travelled around…
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I just found a dead Irishman from Limerick, I said, quite pleased…
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The origins of words and phrases are as fascinating as the words…
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I've heard the stories. A sister dying in Ireland a minute after…
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