My history professor is still hunting for the guy who copied a bunch of wikipedia articles on the Jacobins and Robespierre and turned it in unsigned. You can feel the rage at the historical inaccuracies from the hall.
"The bloodbath that was the French Revolution…"
"Stalin’s purges ressemble the persecution of the Girondins…"
"Then Robespierre made everyone…"
Journal de la Mode et du Gout, April 1790. Very pro-revolutionary redingote.
Detail of the celestial globe from The Ambassadors (1533), Hans Holbein the Younger
Arthur Devis, Portrait of a Lady in a Landscape
Telle est la supériorité de Woody Guthrie sur Napoléon. Or: Combeferre goes hyper-literal and literally kills literal human beings with a literal machine. The speed of sound may be slower than a cannonball, but our guitar also doubles as an actual cannon so we’re pretty set.
I don’t know why this is going around again this morning, but there’s basically no way I ever don’t reblog it.
They were all of them warm in their admiration; and at that moment she felt that to be mistress of Pemberley might be something!