Normally, I’m not a fan of musicals (I find it a bit odd for people to break into song), but I did love West Side Story. Here is the grave of Leonard Bernstein in Green-Wood cemetery. It’s amazing how some people have giant mausoleums and then you find people who have had fame and success and have very simple graves (like Louis Comfort Tiffany, Frank Morgan (Wupperman) – aka The Wizard of Oz, and others). Bernstein also has a very simple bench. He is, however, located in a prime spot – on the highest point in Brooklyn near the Civil War memorial and Minerva
People leave things on graves all the time – especially famous graves. Leaving pebbles/stones is a Jewish custom, but I have seen many other things. The note on Saturday said “We’ll catch up some other time. (heart) E.C. & T. M.