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Grave Marker- Transi (or cadaver) tomb of René de Chalon, 1547, in the church of Saint-Étienne, Bar-le-Duc, France.

"Transi de René de Chalon," Ligier Richier, I know some may find this gruesome, and it is, but there's images of Jesus nailed to a cross & no one blinks an eye. Transi de René de Chalon is an "example of how transient earthly glory is.

“ An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ 1961. ” From what is known, the photograph was taken the day the emerging Wall was put up in August 1961 and the boy was...

An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through