“In such ugly times, the only true protest is beauty."
- Phil Ochs
Install Theme

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introvert-loser:

Van Gogh’s “The Starry Night” and Hokusai’s “The Great Wave off Kanagawa” in one painting

introvert-loser:

Van Gogh’s “The Starry Night” and Hokusai’s “The Great Wave off Kanagawa” in one painting

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October arrived, spreading a damp chill over the grounds and into the castle. Madam Pomfrey, the nurse, was kept busy by a sudden spate of colds among the staff and students. Raindrops the size of bullets thundered on the castle windows for days on end; the lake rose, the flower beds turned into muddy streams, and Hagrid’s pumpkins swelled to the size of garden sheds.

— J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (via larmoyante)


Ava Gardner in Whistle Stop (1946)

Ava Gardner in Whistle Stop (1946)

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For saints have hands that pilgrims’ hands do touch,
And palm to palm is holy palmers’ kiss.

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I hate going to sleep with you on my mind and not in my bed.
artexpert:

Lailla (1908) - Kees van Dongen

artexpert:

Lailla (1908) - Kees van Dongen

fleurdulys:

On the Boulevard - Louis Valtat
1893

fleurdulys:

On the Boulevard - Louis Valtat

1893

fleurdulys:

Saimi in the Meadow - Eero Jarnefelt
1892

fleurdulys:

Saimi in the Meadow - Eero Jarnefelt

1892

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Gene Tierney lounging by the pool in Key west, Florida, 1949

Gene Tierney lounging by the pool in Key west, Florida, 1949

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gatabella:

Brigitte Bardot by Peter Basch

It’s amazing how words can do that, just shred your insides apart.

— Lauren Oliver, Delirium  (via dumbwhitegirl)

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Love’s Shadow (detail) vs Proud Maisie (detail) by Frederick Sandys (1829-1904)

oil on panel, 1867 and pencil and crayon on paper, 1868

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