In  many  ways  she  was  as  cool  and  competent  as  Henry;  tough-minded  and  solitary  in  her  habits,  and  in  many  ways  as  aloof.

pax-arabica:

Hey so, remember that UN school that all the displaced Gazans fled to for shelter?

Israel just bombed it.

Dozens dead so far, nobody is sure just how many.

What are you going to say now? That the bloody UNRWA was firing rockets at Israel?

lazybonesillustrations:

The ceilings at Versailles today

tagged → #art #queue jackman

To be frank, I think his world had vanished long before he ever entered it - but, I will say: he certainly sustained the illusion with a marvelous grace!

"Myths do not flow through the pipes of history; they change and splinter, they contrast and refute one another. The similar turns out to be dissimilar."
— Viktor Shklovsky (via borgevino)

We Dornish are a hot-blooded people, quick to anger and slow to forgive.

vassilias:

mythology edits  ||  orpheus & eurydice, inspired by (x)

The last I saw of you was a dark oval.
Though I knew how this failure
would hurt you, I had to
fold like a gray moth and let go.

You could not believe I was more than your echo.