The short answer is: Because I wanted them.
Now, there is a superstition that the reader shouldn’t buy their own cards. I have something to say about this. 714 more words
Pamela Coleman-Smith’s artful rendition of an “innocent Fool” archetype (Rider-Waite deck) is often used to represent Tarot in general. Early classical versions of the Fool card, however, portray quite a different character — a person driven by base needs and urges, who has fallen into a state of poverty and deprivation. 171 more words