Q. Why is your Tumblelog called "My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning"?
A. Because "My Grandmother's Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning" wouldn't fit in the available space.
Good Housekeeping, October 1907
Light coming from the keyboard was blinding me.
Vienna Court Opera, 1902
the savoy london
This is quite awesome.
I am normally opposed to remakes, but I think I could make an exception!
(And that looks a heck of a lot like Turhan’s Bey Company & my casting…)
The Big Bang Theory comic book cover
Bram Stoker the mastermind that brought Count Dracula to life and gave Bela Lugosi a reason to become the undead…
BOUTS, Dieric the Elder Hell 1450 Oil on wood, 115 x 69,5 cm Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lille
Photograph: William Hope/Getty Images
Two faces – that of a man and a girl – appear, surrounded in ‘mist’, above the group. Hope founded the spiritualist society known as the Crewe Circle and his work surged in popularity after the first world war, when many bereaved people were desperate to find evidence of loved ones living beyond the grave