"Shakespeare foresaw him, writing that curse"
Shakespeare's grave, Holy Trinity Church - Credit: David Jones
Poet and playwright William Shakespeare
is buried at Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon
. His gravestone bears a warning, cursing anyone who digs up his grave and disturbs his bones. It reads:
"Good friend for Jesus sake forbeare,
To digg the dust encloased heare,
Blest be the man that spares these stones,
And curst be he that moves my bones."