"Listen to her, the queen would have cried if she had her tongue. You still have time to flee. Run, you little fools!
…A lioness does not fear a frog, no matter how old and ugly she might be. She should have gone, she should have listened, she should have run away. Instead she took the dagger Maggy offered her, and ran the twisted iron blade across the ball of her thumb. Then she did Melara too.”
Maggy the Frog’s Prophecy.
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Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them by J.K Rowling
“Home is so Sad”, Philip Larkin
16th Century German wedding ring, double ring, with Latin inscription “What God Hath Joined Together, Let No Man Put Asunder.” (via http://www.lookinart.tv/)
Fashion in Leaves by Tang Chiew Ling
Literature Meme - 1 Period
(the Romantic era) was a artistic, intellectual and literary movement originated in Europe on 18th century in the aproximate period from 1800 to 1850. It was a reaction to the Industrial Revolution and also a revolt against aristocratic social and political norms of the Age of Enlightenment and a reaction against the scientific rationalization of nature. It was more represented by visual arts, music and literature, but had a leading impact on historiography, education and the natural sciences. Some of the most important autors of this period are: Goethe, that with The Sorrows of Young Werther, published in 1774 was an early influence to the Romantic era, not only in Germany, but also around the world. Other famous autors of this age: Mary Shelley, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lord Byron, Walter Scott, Jane Austen, Emily Brontë, Edgar Allan Poe, Alexandre Dumas, Victor Hugo, and much more.