aseaofquotes:

— George Eliot

aseaofquotes:

— George Eliot

thegetty:

Manchu bride and groom in “gorgeous” wedding costume, as described by English publishers Underwood and Underwood.

Manchu bride and groom in gorgeous wedding costume, Peking, China (detail), 1900, Underwood and Underwood. Getty Research Institute.

GIF courtesy of nypl Stereograminator.

thetinhouse:


A child said, What is the grass? fetching it to me with full 
hands; 
How could I answer the child?… .I do not know what it 
is any more than he. 
I guess it must be the flag of my disposition, out of hopeful 
green stuff woven. 

thetinhouse:

A child said, What is the grass? fetching it to me with full

hands;

How could I answer the child?… .I do not know what it

is any more than he.

I guess it must be the flag of my disposition, out of hopeful

green stuff woven.