Hi! This is my personal blog, though it's mostly pictures of Peter O' Toole and other old dudes and other weird eceletic things. Currently translating the T.E. Lawrence manga: http://telawrencemanga.tumblr.com/

19th August 2014

Photo reblogged from Confessions of a Fighting Naturalist with 55 notes

hms-surprise:

Aubrey: Do you see those two weevils doctor? Maturin: I do. Aubrey: Which would you choose? Maturin: [sighs annoyed] Neither; there is not a scrap a difference between them. They are the same species of Curculio. Aubrey: If you had to choose. If you were forced to make a choice. If there was no other response… Maturin: [Exasperated] Well then if you are going to *push* me…  [the doctor studies the weevils briefly] Maturin: …I would choose the right hand weevil; it has… significant advantage in both length and breadth.  [captain thumps table] Aubrey: There, I have you! You’re completely dished! Do you not know that in the service… one must always choose the lesser of two weevils.  
poor Stephen looks utterly lost here…

hms-surprise:

Aubrey: Do you see those two weevils doctor?
Maturin: I do.
Aubrey: Which would you choose?
Maturin: [sighs annoyed] Neither; there is not a scrap a difference between them. They are the same species of Curculio.
Aubrey: If you had to choose. If you were forced to make a choice. If there was no other response…
Maturin: [Exasperated] Well then if you are going to *push* me…
[the doctor studies the weevils briefly]
Maturin: …I would choose the right hand weevil; it has… significant advantage in both length and breadth.
[captain thumps table]
Aubrey: There, I have you! You’re completely dished! Do you not know that in the service… one must always choose the lesser of two weevils.  

poor Stephen looks utterly lost here…

Tagged: master and commander

Source: hms-surprise

19th August 2014

Photo reblogged from HALC6 with 42,052 notes

Source: thecuteandthecute-ish

19th August 2014

Chat reblogged from The Other Side of the Hill with 100,867 notes

  • east coasters: i drove through 17 states on the way to work
  • west coasters: i have been traveling in this desert for 49 years. generations have died. children have been born. when will i make it to the promised land
  • Midwesterners: corn
  • europeans: i can see twelve different countries from my bedroom window

Tagged: a hoosier speaksindiana

19th August 2014

Audio post reblogged from An Invincible Summer with 754 notes - Played 2,144 times

greenkneehighs:

Bob Dylan-“Like A Rolling Stone”

How does it feel
How does it feel
To be without a home
Like a complete unknown
Like a rolling stone?

Source: leaveyouapen

14th August 2014

Photoset reblogged from Evil Tender Dot Com with 55 notes

eviltender:

Poster mastermind Jay Shaw.

14th August 2014

Photo reblogged from Timeless with 1,092 notes

14th August 2014

Video reblogged from Stairway To Heaven. with 7 notes

shocking blue (Venus)

14th August 2014

Link reblogged from Nitroglycerine Tulips with 7,844 notes

Twitter Feeds Reporting from Ferguson →

wasarahbi:

leoninenyc:

fishingboatproceeds:

Couldn’t find a list like this, so I thought I’d make one.

Wesley Lowery, Washington Post journalist who was arrested while sitting in a McDonald’s.

Local alderman Antonio French.

Huffington Post journalist Ryan Reilly, who was…

Source: fishingboatproceeds

12th August 2014

Post

"He knows so well the propulsive power of a wrong, the way the mind batters against it and each futile blow sucks the air emptier until it seems the whole frame of blood and bone must burst in a universe that can be such a vacuum."

-John Updike (Rabbit Run)

Tagged: John Updikewritingrabbit runthose metaphors

12th August 2014

Link reblogged from Random Musings with 194 notes

The levels of infp →

its222am:

Healthy

  • Level 1 (At Their Best): The INFP becomes profoundly self-aware, and uses his/her talents to create a beautiful life for themselves and other people. They are compassionate, in-tune with the feelings of others, but they don’t lose their sense of self-esteem and self-confidence….

Tagged: infphealthmental well being