do you know what it feels like?


Prague, Wallenstein Garden (Valdštejnská zahrada)

Replicas of bronze statues created for the garden by Adrien de Vries (originals, taken away by the Swedes during the Thirty Years’ War can now be seen in the Royal Garden of the Drottningholm Palace).


"The Escorial Conspiracy" (2008)


“Should you deploy ‘whoreson cullionly barber-monger’ at your next bar brawl, you’ll emerge victorious, guaranteed.”

The best insults from Shakespeare’s King Lear.

Elizabeth I, The Phoenix Portrait (detail), Nicholas Hilliard, 1575

Petrus Christus, Portrait of a Young Girl (detail)


Photo belongs to Kurt Pertl   (See more of Kurt and Uschi’s beautiful work at )


Temple of Athena Nike | Kari L. Nelson

Herbert James Draper - The Lament for Icarus (1898)



Apparently this is "The clearest photo of Mercury ever taken."

why isnt everyone getting so excited about this, it is literally another planet look at how beautiful it is stop what your doing and look at how alien like this planet is what is living there oh my god mercury


As of yesterday it has officially been a year since I got this! :)

it doesn’t matter, because we’ll be together