Atrocious apostrophe carved in stone

Brooklyn Green-Wood Cemetery. My only picture currently to get in Explore, apparently. hurrah.

  • Snaptophobic 6y

    Oh good grief. >=o/
  • Daniel Grosvenor PRO 6y

    *Screams*
  • Jenny Angliss PRO 6y

    Perhaps one of her cakes is under that stone or something.
  • Robin McMorran 6y

    She was probably a greengrocer before she died.
  • Melita Dennett PRO 6y

    Heh heh
  • king_aevil PRO 6y

    Oh, that's eternally horrible.
  • Clive Andrews PRO 6y

    So awful it's wonderful. This takes apostrophe crime to a whole new level.
  • Dave Elmore PRO 6y

    Damned for eternity... well, the monument is anyway.

    BTW: there's also a typo in one of your tags.

    Misfit by daveelmore
  • titaree 6y

    cool pic...
  • julie skarwecki 6y

    This hurts to look at. How could no one catch this??
  • Melita Dennett PRO 6y

    I really don't know!! And how could the relatives allow it to be planted? Weird there's no name either.
  • xv PRO 6y

    Also odd that there are no dates. Maybe it's a dead baby?
  • weetoon66 6y

    Oups....
  • Canardo PRO 6y

    Obviously, Mother was the carver of that headstone!
  • Melita Dennett PRO 6y

    Brilliant! You've solved the puzzle!
  • Gilgongo PRO 6y

    Actually, it may be correct since it reads "One of the best of mother's", as in one of the best things that mother ever did. Or something like that. Still pretty enigmatic even if it isn't a grocer's apostrophe, what with no name and all.
  • Canardo PRO 6y

    Actually, as noted above, it's apostrophe crime. Too bad we don't have a view of the other side - probably the details are over there.
  • davekpcv PRO 5y

    ouch
  • Anne Roberts PRO 5y

    Oh no - you can't even erase it!

    *must remember to proof read any memorial BEFORE I die*
  • Melita Dennett PRO 5y

    @pondspider - ha ha! Good idea
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Taken on November 1, 2009
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