and in that moment, everyone’s heart broke
Palace of Amsterdam with Exotic Birds, by Melchior d’Hondecoeter
“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”
—Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land
Cinderella Pencil Test
"Firstly, I’m glad you survived. I don’t know how you can stand all that water. Secondly, come here. You washed off my scent."
Buster Keaton behind the scenes of television program Producers’ Showcase.
Photo by Gerald Smith, 1956.