I like cats, urban exploring, film noir and eldritch abominations. Please go away.

The Moon sets behind the temple of Poseidon at Sounio 

arsvitaest:

Charles Baudelaire, Les fleurs du mal, Paris: Michel Lévy frères, 1868–69;painted cuir-ciselé panel inset on upper cover based on frontispiece by Félicien Rops for Les épaves.

arsvitaest:

Charles Baudelaire, Les fleurs du mal, Paris: Michel Lévy frères, 186869;
painted cuir-ciselé panel inset on upper cover based on frontispiece by Félicien
Rops for Les épaves.

In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.
Buddha (via dumbwhitegirl)

Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

magictransistor:

Asa Smith. Celestial Illustrations from Smith’s Illustrated Astronomy. 1851. 

Wood engravings with hand highlighting, written by the principal of Public School No. 12 in New York City with the goal “to present all the distinguishing principles in physical Astronomy with as few words as possible”.

fohk:

Rosemary’s Baby (1968) dir. Roman Polanski

fohk:

Rosemary’s Baby (1968) dir. Roman Polanski

Bittersweet October. The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries of summer and winter.
Carol Bishop Hipps, “October,” In a Southern Garden, 1995 (via lajoiedespetiteschoses)
Gratitude
Oingo Boingo

The Secret History characters as literature genres

↳ The Macaulay twins as Southern Gothic

The only book they’ve ever read is their Nana’s Bible; they run barefoot through the fields and forests, and eat ripe berries so quickly their hands and faces are stained red. Their house may be old and half-collapsed but the fire in their hearts is young and strong.

scarymansion:

Robert Mapplethorpe 

scarymansion:

Robert Mapplethorpe 

“ياخطيئتي الأولى، يا أطهر سيئاتي.
My first sin…the purest of them all”
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