Young boy attacks his own shadow with knife (unknown photographer)
via anonymous works
somewhere we’ll find the meaning of the universe— of gravity, and why things fall, of death, and why stars burn out. of why we breathe, and why eyes leak, of skinned knees, and why hearts break. somewhere we’ll find the end of the infinite— and that’s where we’ll live.
In the 1860s, P.T. Barnum exhibited women whom he claimed were Circassian beauties. They wore a distinctive Afro hair style and were known as “moss haired girls.” Circassian beauties were typically presented as victims of sexual enslavement among the Turks, who had escaped from the harem to achieve freedom in America.