your friends, they are jewels, twice as beautiful and few.
The Garden of Adonis - Amoretta and Time (and details) by John Dickson Batten (1860-1932)
oil on canvas, 1887
Bouquet of Flowers in a Vase (Vincent van Gogh) (1890)
And I told you to be patient
And I told you to be fine
And I told you to be balanced
And I told you to be kind
'Magic in Moonlight'
The Art of Kiki’s Delivery Service
Iron and Wine - Such great Heights
I am thinking it’s a sign
That the freckles in our eyes
Are mirror images and when we kiss
They’re perfectly aligned
The World at Large - Modest Mouse
It is difficult to be sat on all day, every day, by some other creature, without forming an opinion on them.
On the other hand, it is perfectly possible to sit all day, every day, on top of another creature and not have the slightest thought about them whatsoever.
Sketches of Leo Tolstoy, Ilya Repin. 1891.
Italian artist Anna Utopia Giordano has created a visual re-imagination of historic nude paintings, had the subjects conformed their bodies to what the 21st century considers an ideal of beauty. The results are revealing—and quite shocking in what they say about the modern attitude toward women’s bodies.
This is genius
How do you politely tell someone that you want them naked on top of you
this isn’t even exaggerated.
That last one is seriously me
Everything I own is covered in dried clay, pencil shavings, or chalk pastel. I can’t not be messy.