Of course, in a novel, people’s hearts break, and they die, and that is the end of it; and in a story this is very convenient. But in real life we do not die when all that makes life bright dies to us. There is a most busy and important round of eating,…
Nina Katchadourian’s Flemish painting-style selfies made in an airplane bathroom. From the Marguiles Collection.
Remix genius: Homeland reimagined as vintage jazz album covers by designer Ty Mattson.
Complement with some great actual vintage jazz record sleeves. And, lest we forget, we have Alex Steinweiss to thank for the invention of the album cover.
“The most poetical thing in the world is not being sick.”
- from The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton.
“ Really, if the lower orders don’t set us a good example, what on earth is the use of them? They seem, as a class, to have absolutely no sense of moral responsibility. “ (Algernon)
“When one is in town one amuses oneself. When one is in the country one…
They went upstairs, and he turned into the library. She usually followed him; but he heard her passing down the passage to her bedroom.
“May!” he called out impatiently; and she came back, with a slight glance of surprise at his tone.
“This lamp is…
She sang, of course, “M’ama!” and not “he loves me,” since an unalterable and unquestioned law of the musical world required that the German text of French operas sung by Swedish artists should be translated into Italian for the clearer understanding of…
Saint George and the Dragon (1889-90) by Gustave Moreau
Artist Hubert Duprat has collaborated with caddisfly larvae by placing them in an environment full of gold and jewels. The larvae then use these materials to make jewel-encrusted casings.
More info: http://is.gd/rDys2E
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Like a metamorphamillionaire.
IC 2944 The Running Chicken Nebula
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"What? It’s just a big dog.
Cats just give no fucks like ever lol
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