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.

i-love-him-but-only-on-my-own:

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)

carolinequeen:

“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

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