Kansas Sire

18th April 2014

Quote reblogged from :: You Can Be The One :: with 3 notes

It’s not that they don’t admire you — your looks, I mean; they think you beautiful; their delighted to bring you out at their big dinners, with the Sevres and the plate. But a woman has got to be something more than good-looking to have a chance to be intimate with them: she’s got to know what’s being said about things.
The Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton (via goldandpleasure)

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18th April 2014

Quote reblogged from sheni mosh with 1 note

She had everything she wanted, but she still felt, at times, that there were other things she might want if she knew about them.”
-Edith Wharton, The Custom of the Country
— (via shenimosh)

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18th April 2014

Quote reblogged from It's easy just to look away with 8 notes

Don’t you ever mind,” she asked suddenly, “not being rich enough to buy all the books you want?
— ― Edith Wharton, The House of Mirth (via itseasyjusttolookaway)

18th April 2014

Quote reblogged from observando with 400 notes

True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision.
— Edith Wharton (via observando)

18th April 2014

Quote reblogged from observando with 302 notes

A classic is classic not because it conforms to certain structural rules, or fits certain definitions (of which its author had quite probably never heard). It is classic because of a certain eternal and irrepressible freshness.
— Edith Wharton (via observando)

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16th April 2014

Photo with 5 notes

Self Portrait
© Kansas Sire

Self Portrait

© Kansas Sire

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16th April 2014

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Donna Tartt gana el Pulitzer

Donna Tartt acaba de ganar el Pulitzer por The Goldfinch, cuanto me alegro!!!!!

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/bookprizes/10766766/Donna-Tartts-The-Goldfinch-wins-Pulitzer-Prize-2014.html

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16th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Black Celluloid with 13 notes

black-celluloid:

Otto Umbehr (Umbo), Madame D. en profil. c.1926/1927

black-celluloid:

Otto Umbehr (Umbo), Madame D. en profil. c.1926/1927

16th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Untitled #99 with 60 notes

hierophvnt:

untitled 1928, Otto Umbehr

hierophvnt:

untitled 1928, Otto Umbehr

16th April 2014

Photo reblogged from Mannequins derriere la vitrine with 46 notes

mannequinsvitrine:

Otto Umbehr, 1928.

mannequinsvitrine:

Otto Umbehr, 1928.