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Reed (3)

“Her virtues in life are her monument in death.”

This is the not the first epitaph like this I have seen, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. It’s a sentiment that makes the sense, but it’s also a little chuckle-inducing to see a grave monument telling you that something else is the buried’s monument. But I get the idea – the way Lydia Reed lived her life was her real legacy and contribution to the world, important regardless of the size or grandiosity of her tombstone.

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