I cannot say,
And I will not say,
That she is dead
She is just away.
Richard Wagner, Tristan und Isolde Prelude
Piano arr. Joseph Scholberg
Blue Moon Silk Stockings Advertisement c. 1928
- me: oh, there goes the ball
- me: along with all the fucks i give
Egyptian Proverb from the Great Temple of Karnak
Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.
From Tusen år av fantasy – Resan till Mordor by Bo Eriksson (via mirroir)
Lucille Ball in promotional photo by Ernest A. Bachrach for Too Many Girls (1940)