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I'm Lucy and I'm just happy to be here.

For the rain it raineth every day.

Existence is a series of footnotes to a vast, obscure, unfinished masterpiece.

Vladimir Nabokov, 1899-1977

Nabokov was born on this day in 1899, 115 years ago. The Russian-American author was a prolific writer and translator, and published novels in Russian, short story collections, plays, and poetry, as well as nine novels in English. Read more about his life and works on University Press Scholarship Online

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Marie Antoinette (2006)

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all the damn clouds are in the way :’(

Reading Treasure: 'All depends on the right beginning for the day'

Maria Theresa’s instructions to her daughter on the right way to begin her days.

Vincent Van Gogh Irises, 1889.
No matter how careful you are, there’s going to be the sense you missed something, the collapsed feeling under your skin that you didn’t experience it all. There’s that fallen heart feeling that you rushed right through the moments where you should’ve been paying attention.Chuck Palahniuk (via seabois)

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