I love you most ardently
"My affections and wishes are unchanged; but one word from you will silence me on this subject for ever."


A blog celebrating period dramas in literature, television and film.

When one truly loves someone, one doesn’t have to know them well to be sure, Georgiana. One feels it right away.


Her name was Eponine, her life was cold and dark yet she was unafraid.

I have lived a thousand lives and I’ve loved a thousand loves. I’ve walked on distant worlds and seen the end of time. Because I read.
                                                        — George R.R. Martin 
tid meme: six characters (6/6)
Please forgive me, my dear Mr. Lightwood- I mean Gideon- but I must go murder the cook. I shall be directly back. 
Anne Boleyn (season one)  costumes
“Men have had every advantage of us in telling their own story. Education has been theirs in so much higher a degree; the pen has been in their hands. I will not allow books to prove anything.”
Jane Austen, Persuasion (via observando)


“Queen you shall be until there comes another, younger and more beautiful, to cast you down and take all that you hold dear…..”

inspired by songsofwolves