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"The world was reduced to the surface of her skin and her inner self was safe from all bitterness."

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, One Hundred Years of Solitude. (via ripe-figs)
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Parrot Eye

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"Believe in a love that is being stored up for you like an inheritance, and have faith that in this love there is a strength and a blessing so large that you can travel as far as you wish without having to step outside it."

Rainer Maria Rilke (via loveage-moondream)

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"I am ashes where I was once fire."

Lord Byron, To the Countess of Blessington (via ancient-serpent)

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Negresco Balcony, model Lisa Fonssagrives, 1934.

Fernand Fonssagrives

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Follower of Francesco Furini  - A Young Martyr (1640)

"From which stars have we fallen to meet each other here?"

Friedrich Nietzsche, from a letter to Lou Salomé (via loveage-moondream)

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Joma Sipe

"I am a creature of grief and dust and bitter longings. There is an empty place within me where my heart was once."

George R.R. Martin  (via loveage-moondream)

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The Divine Eros Defeats the Earthly Eros (c. 1602)

Giovanni Baglione

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"A mermaid found a swimming lad,
Picked him for her own,
Pressed her body to his body,
Laughed; and plunging down
Forgot in cruel happiness
That even lovers drown."

William Butler Yeats, “The Mermaid” (via loveage-moondream)

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by Zdzisław Beksiński

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