Within the walls

A caretaker says the cemetery, hidden by high walls, is beautiful in springtime, when roses bloom, the grape arbor is in season, and the apple, almond and cherry trees are full with fruit. In that season, its cheery color stands in sharp contrast to the drabness of the neighborhood around it.
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( Paula Bronstein / Getty Images / November 11, 2009 )

A caretaker says the cemetery, hidden by high walls, is beautiful in springtime, when roses bloom, the grape arbor is in season, and the apple, almond and cherry trees are full with fruit. In that season, its cheery color stands in sharp contrast to the drabness of the neighborhood around it.

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