Posts Tagged With: Innocence

THE VIRGIN

 

“Virginity is the poetry, not the reality, of life.”

 

~ Alphonse de Lamartine ~

 

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WEE

 
“It takes a long time to become young.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in La Palma, the Canary Islands in November 1994.


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UNSOILED AND UNSINNED

 

“What though the rose have prickles, yet ’tis pluck’d.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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WATCHING THE TREES DANCE

 

To see a world in a grain of sand, and a heaven in a wild flower,
hold infinity in the palm of your hand, an eternity in an hour.”

 

~ William Blake ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Fouras, France in May 1981 .


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DÉSHABILLÉ

 

“The silence often of pure innocence persuades when speaking fails.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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WHEN TIMES WERE TIMES

“Time is the longest distance between two places.”

~ Tennessee Williams ~

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BLUR

 

“…wrapped in a waddle, ship in a bottle, like a thief in a brothel…

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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YEARNING

 

“How we need another soul to cling to.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of street art on the Berlin Wall taken in January 2018.


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LA VERTU IRRÉSOLU

 

“Chastity ~ the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.”

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

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WITH PASSION AND PLEASURE

 

“New-born desires, after all,
have inexplicable charms,
and all the pleasure of love is in variety.”

 

~ Moliere ~

 

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PROMISE

 

“The sweet converse of an innocent mind.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

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JEUNESSE

 

“Stolen waters are sweet,
and bread eaten in secret is pleasant.”

 

~ Proverbs 9:17 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Aristide Maillol’s sculpture Jeunesse  in the Musée d’Orsay taken in Paris in June 2019.


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THE VIRGIN

 

“Virginity is the poetry, not the reality, of life.”

 

~ Alphonse de Lamartine ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2018.


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WEE

 

“It takes a long time to become young.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in La Palma, the Canary Islands in November 1994.


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LITTLE BOX OF HAPPY

 

“O! for a muse of fire, that would ascend
the brightest heaven of invention.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris taken in Paris in May 2012.


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MINUET TIME

 

“The only thing wrong with being an atheist
is that there’s nobody to talk to during an orgasm.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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INNOCENCE

 

“Innocence crafts its own demise.”

 

~ F.T. McKinstry ~

 

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ALIVENESS

 

“There are no inanimate objects…”

 

~ Barbara Grizutti Harrison ~

 

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SPARK OF LIFE

 

All our knowledge brings us nearer to our ignorance.

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

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AUTUMNAL HEART

 

My heart is a lonely hunter that hunts on a lonely hill.

 

~ William Sharp ~

 

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