Fantastic poem! I have never related to anything more and i believe so will many others. I remember reading somewhere that the minds of millennials are distracted quicker since in our day and age of technology we are able to process information faster! 81 more words
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I’m back! Though I can’t make any promises about when my next post will be, due to a combination of overwork and my frankly hellish mental state these days.
Thanks for sharing some great ideas about the way Wilde’s mysterious and image filled poem “Impression Du Matin” reflects Whistler’s painting. A nocturne is usually a musical composition that is inspired and evocative of the night and this is definitely the case in his painting, where you’ve cleverly mentioned the contrasting colour palette full of shades of blues, greys and that flicker of gold. 265 more words
This is from the Scandal mongering IllustratedPolice News of 1892:
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A SAGACIOUIS RETRIEVER
At the Lambeth Police court, Frederick Hampton, 45, fishmonger, and Emily his wife, residing at London rd, Croydon, were charged before Mr Biron with stealing and receiving a silk umbrella, value 7s 6d, the property of Louisa Squire.