arpeggia:

Mark Twain’s House, Hartford, CT

Photo by Frank C. Grace (Trig Photography)

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rose-verres:

"A three second exposure meant that subjects had to stand very still to avoid being blurred, and holding a smile for that period was tricky. As a result, we have a tendency to see our Victorian ancestors as even more formal and stern than they might have been."

rose-verres:

"A three second exposure meant that subjects had to stand very still to avoid being blurred, and holding a smile for that period was tricky. As a result, we have a tendency to see our Victorian ancestors as even more formal and stern than they might have been."

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"A cursed fiend wrought death disease and pain. A blessed friend brought breath and ease again."                                                                                                     – Charles Carroll Bombaugh, Gleanings for the Curious from the  Harvest-Fields of Literature, 1890
"A cursed fiend wrought death disease and pain. A blessed friend brought breath and ease again."                                                                                                     – Charles Carroll Bombaugh, Gleanings for the Curious from the  Harvest-Fields of Literature, 1890

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In time that is infinite, in matter that is infinite, in space that is infinite, an organic cell is formed; this cell maintains itself for a while and then bursts, and that cell is— myself
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina  (via dadabonobo)

(Source: balaboosta)

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[Feelings] are the radio station your mind listens to if you don’t give it something better to do. Feelings are fluid and dynamic; they change frequently. Feelings are something you have, not something you are. Like physical beauty, a cold sore, or an opinion.
Augusten Burroughs, This is How (via gertrude-yorkes)

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There is always hope. Only because that is the one thing no one has figured out how to kill. Yet.
Galen,Crusade (via awakenunusedechoes)

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floatingmemories:

realityayslum:

Bing Wright

Broken Mirror / Evening Sky , 2012

I can’t even believe how beautiful this is

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