simply-divine-creation:

» Kelli Murray
"Like a magpie, I am a scavenger of shiny things: fairy tales, dead languages, weird folk beliefs, fascinating religions, and more."
loveesweden:

Universeum Science Center and Aquarium in Göteborg, Sweden

(出典: ebbaozolins)

petitdictionnairelamode:

Edwardian stage actress May De Sousa
by Turn of the century on Flickr
lesbellesepoques:

Fashionable ladies at a lawn party circa 1890

"Get yourself together. Let the light pour in. Pour yourself a hot bath, pour yourself a drink. Nothing’s gonna happen without a warning."

(元記事: msyorke (thomfuckingyorkeから))

fulllblownrose:

It’s too hot *opens window* in comes 20 flies, 8 spiders, 17 daddy long legs, 50 moths, 3 dragons and 12 Jehovah’s witnesses.

(morewyckedthanyouから)

buttgenie:

writeworld:

Instead of whispered, consider:

  • murmured
  • mumbled
  • muttered
  • breathed
  • sighed
  • hissed
  • mouthed
  • uttered
  • intoned
  • susurrated
  • purred
  • said in an undertone
  • gasped
  • hinted
  • said low
  • said into someone’s ear
  • said softly
  • said under one’s breath
  • said in hushed tones
  • insinuated

aye lil mama let me insinuate in ya ear

(iminyourmindalldayから)

More Murphy’s Laws for Linguists

speculativegrammarian:

Whenever a group of non-linguists learn you are a linguist, someone will always ask you how many languages you speak.

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