"It was his birthday, and he was drunk. And he said, ‘Please, Mother of Dragons, sing me Happy Birthday." After Clarke obliged, the tipsy stranger offered an impromptu critique of her Thrones work: ‘You’re doing it all wrong, you know? You’re f—kin’ it up,’ “I kind of wanted to pursue him and ask for notes: ‘What exactly did you mean?’ But the reality of taking a book and turning it into a television series is that you’re dealing with people’s imaginations. It’s impossible to please everyone.”

The Hunger Games trilogy in vintage book covers

"11 billion"

The number of possibly habitable planets scientists calculated in our galaxy.

The biggest scientific discoveries of 2013

(via theweekmagazine)

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Fritz Zuber-Buhler,La Reine Bacchanal,detail.
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#Fashion #Locks 
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#Pretty #Fashion 

a game of crowns.


Anne Brontë, “The Narrow Way”

Steel key to a desk made in Paris for Maximilian Emanuel, the Elector of Bavaria, about 1692–1700. The J. Paul Getty Museum

Ornate? Wait till you see the desk it unlocks.


my sexuality is Mr. Darcy helping Elizabeth into the carriage and then flexing his fingers as he walks away like he can feel her seeping into his skin

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