I'll swallow my blood before I swallow my pride.

Sin, death, and hell have set their marks on him,

And all their ministers attend on him.

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I was looking for a breath of life, a little touch of a heavenly light.

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You will be a part of me, and I will be a part of you.

that new vogue smell

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Dragon Helmet

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Albert Bierstadt - The Trappers’ Camp (1861)

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rustedbox:

Garden of delights - El Bosco

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Get To Know Me Meme: [4/5] Favourite TV Shows » Spartacus

I am Spartacus!

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ancientart:

Bracelets from ancient Iran.

The first one is from the Achaemenid period (550-330 BCE), and made of silver. The remaining bronze bracelets are from western Iran, and date to 1000-650 BCE.

Courtesy of the LACMA, via their online collectionsM.88.79M.76.97.288, & M.76.97.285.

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J. R. R. Tolkien's handwritten letter discussing the motivation behind the Lord of the Rings.[x]

"I wrote The Lord of the Rings because I wished ‘to try my hand at a really long story that would hold the attention of readers, amuse them, delight them, and at times maybe excite them or deeply move them."

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deviliciousdorian:

Do you ever just want to punch a wall because your favorite historical figures were real people with real faces but you can never see what they actually looked like? 

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MEDEA : Tell me,
How does it feel with my teeth in your heart?
- Euripides, Medea (via camilla-macauley)

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