The Zookeeper's Boy

by Mew

"How long is this posthumous existence of mine to go on?"
— John Keats, dying of tuberculosis and denied pain relief

(Source: theguardian.com)

greluc:

The Burial of Christ [Înmormântarea lui Cristos] by Carl Heinrich Bloch

greluc:

The Burial of Christ [Înmormântarea lui Cristos] by Carl Heinrich Bloch

(Source: thecatholicgirl, via tierradentro)

"A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams."
— Simone Weil, Gravity & Grace, p. 47

(Source: shneevon)

William Russell Flint, Lament for Adonis (1922)

William Russell Flint, Lament for Adonis (1922)

(Source: hadrian6, via jayalalita)

"We do not find meaning lying in things nor do we put it into things, but between us and things it can happen."
— Martin Buber, Between Man and Man

shorelyknot:

Te Toto Gorge, Raglan, New Zealand

Vicente López y Portaña, detail of Saint Sebastian Tended by Saint Irene (1795-1800)

Vicente López y Portaña, detail of Saint Sebastian Tended by Saint Irene (1795-1800)

(Source: bobbygio, via rhaegartargaryen)