That (the title) is what was carved into the cement flooring of the third story. eeeek.
As promised below, here are some pictures from the prettiest/scariest antique store I've been too yet. :)
Oh my gosh, I just loved everything about it. Bonus: it was as if little elves knew we were coming and set up a little 'photog' section -- complete with beautiful lighting, a cute chair, and two old doors in the background. I say perfect.