Posts Tagged With: Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise

BARTER OUR PASSIONS

 

J’ai un but, une tâche, disons le mot, une passion.
Le métier d’écrire en est une violente et presque indestructible.”
~
“I have an object, a task, let me say the word, a passion.
The profession of writing is a violent and almost indestructible one.”

 

~ George Sand ~

 

000 barter our passionsDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris in May 2016.


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THE PERFECT CRIME

 

“The heart was made to be broken.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

000 the perfect crimeDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris in May 2016.


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LA FEMME RÊVANT

 

“To himself everyone is immortal;
he may know that he is going to die,
but he can never know that he is dead.”

 

~ Samuel Butler ~

 

000 la femme rêvantPhoto of a bronze statue on a grave (the author unfortunately neglected to note the name of the occupant) taken in Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris in May 2016.


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NO LOOKING GLASS

 

“After your death, you will be what you were before your birth.”

 

~ Arthur Schopenhauer ~

 

000 no looking glassPhoto taken in Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris in May 2016.


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NEVERMORE


…with apologies to Edgar…
 

000 nevermoreDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris in May 2016.


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