Monday, November 30, 2015

ABC WEDNESDAY LETTER " U "



Here we go again .

It's time for ABC Wednesday and the letter is " U ".





USUALLY when company and family come to visit, cemeteries aren't on the agenda.

We are a family that perhaps are a bit UNIQUE.

We love photographing the headstones and figures in the cemeteries.





This figure is called Pioneer Woman.

I love her strong spirit.  She seems ready to face any challenges that lay ahead.





Here's an UNUSUAL tombstone we found at the cemetery in Old Sacramento.





A UNIQUE love story found on a monument.





Two views of the monument to his Love.





Some people would be UPSET to see all of the graves,

but we found them fascinating.

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15 comments:

Merisi said...

Interesting and unique!
I love visiting old cemeteries. They are filled with peace.

Marie Smith said...

Totally different, a unique look at U. Love it. I have always been fascinated with old headstones.

Sandra said...

your family would love Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah GA... it is photographers dream. i really like the shot of the pioneer woman

carol l mckenna said...

Head Stones can be very intriguing ~ Great shots of them!

Wishing you a magical week,
artmusedog and carol

Melody Steenkamp said...

I love cemetaries... love to photograph there too !

Wonderful words of choice for this week from u ... i've enjoyed your entrie very much


Have a nice abc-day / - week
♫ M e l ☺ d y <abc-w-team)

EG CameraGirl said...

What fun that your family has this common interest! You certainly got some interesting photos there!

Roger Owen Green said...

great face on the statue.
ROG, ABCW

Photo Cache said...

Very nice U post.

KC Bob said...

Interesting pics Sue. The Ali one made me do a double take.

Rajesh said...

Wow! really unique cemetery.

Reader Wil said...

Thank you for your beautiful story about the gravestone and the other beautiful photos. I wish you a wonderful week.
Wil,ABCW Team

Anne Sharp Bloomberg Ferguson Blasio said...

lovely.

Powell River Books said...

The cemeteries I've like best are in old ghost towns. - Margy

Joy said...

You've found some fascinating memorials and stories. I'm rather fond of a old church/cemetery combo.

Shammickite said...

I like to wander round cemeteries too. I'm always interested in the local family names, and how they are all related to each other. Love the Mohammed Ali gravestone.