Monday, September 29, 2014
"To Die Will Be a Great Adventure"
I truly believe that the best way to learn about your city is to visit the cemetery.
Museums are dandy. But here you can experience history and the sunshine, meditate on the (often short) lives of humans who loved and overcame devastating odds, and simply enjoy the heebie jeebies sans the screaming of bored hungry children.
No ticket. No line for the washroom. And no gift shop.
As a City of The Dead, Forest Home Cemetery is part manicured garden, part museum, part sculpture gallery, part woods, part memento mori and ALL spooky. Let's explore...
Where have you been wandering, Kittens?