“All this she must possess,” added Darcy, “and to all this she must yet add something more substantial, in the improvement of her mind by extensive reading.”
(“Pride and prejudice”, Chapter 8)
Poster design by Violet Oakley advertising ‘The Lotus Library’, ca. 1896.
I still only see penis in all of these….all of them.
My perfect day.
Something it feels like we’ll never get in Los Angeles ever again right now…
So I came across a post where someone asked Siri what the meaning of life was. And they got a profound answer. But my Siri has other plans
lol. Sorry. (Maybe she changed her mind after the latest iOS update.)
(P.S.: This post is a reference to this post.)
Siri would now rather be Samuel Beckett…
Every house has his own secrets
|—||Jasper Fforde, The Well of Lost Plots (via thegirlandherbooks)|
Ginger Rogers born Virginia Katherine McMath. July 16, 1911— April 25, 1995 (Age 83).
“I believe in living each day as it comes, to the best of my ability. When it’s done, I put it away, remembering that there will be a tomorrow to take it’s place. If I have any philosophy, that’s it. To me it’s not a fatalistic attitude.”
|—||Ray Bradbury (via freelancewritingscom)|
10x14 Arches hot press 140lb
Daniel Smith watercolor
It’s believed that the myth of the Valkyries as shapeshifters and “choosers of the slain” originated from the carrion beasts (ravens and wolves specifically) that would descend in a battle’s aftermath to feed on the battlefield’s dead.