An Improbable Fiction

Helen Keller meeting comedian Charlie Chaplin in 1918 (from here).




Theo Jansen  Strandbeest

Side note: These don’t have motors. They’re completely momentum/wind-powered and literally just wander around beaches unsupervised like giant abstract monsters.

these are both amazing and COMPLETELY TERRIFYING

AGREEEEEEED. I have fallen slightly in love.

(via tijsmans)

Sophia Myles etc in Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple mystery Sleeping Murder (which, P.S., AMAZING costumes).

I know I’ve seen that red dress somewhere beforebut just can’t place it. So annoying…

It was badly done, indeed! 


Emma Approved, episode 64: Then and now.


Emma Approved, episode 64: Then and now.

"This is not pleasant to you, Emma- and it is very far from pleasant to me; but I must; I will- I will tell you truths while I can; satisfied with proving myself your friend by very faithful counsel and trusting that you will some time or other do me greater justice than you can do now.”

It’s near the end of one of the first set of episodes, and he says “Seriously. Nice job,” and I was just kind of stunned. And that’s actually what’s on tape now: my genuine surprise: “Okay. I now have a nice-sized crush on you.” (x)

(via moon-raisin)

Daffodil via starbucksnz on Instagram.

Heart via starbucks on Instagram.