Miss Miriam's Mirror

There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that receives it.

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Ana de Mendoza de la Cerda; Princess of Éboli,Countess of Mélito and Duchess of Pastrana.Ana de Mendoza de la Cerda; Princesa de Éboli,Condesa de Mélito y duquesa de Pastrana.

She was considered one of Spain’s greatest beauties, despite having lost an eye in a mock duel with a page when she was young.

The Victorian version of “You’ll puteth out thine eye!”.

(Source: alessandrahautumn, via mudwerks)

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beatnikdaddio:

steve austin, astronaut.
a man barely alive.
gentlemen, we can rebuild him.
we have the technology.
we have the capability to make the world’s first bionic man.
steve austin will be that man.
better than he was before.
better.
stronger.
faster.
(cue music) 

beatnikdaddio:

steve austin, astronaut.

a man barely alive.

gentlemen, we can rebuild him.

we have the technology.

we have the capability to make the world’s first bionic man.

steve austin will be that man.

better than he was before.

better.

stronger.

faster.

(cue music) 

(Source: mwwwinter)

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