Isobel Flynn

a girl, tattoos, piercings, animals, fantasy, music, totally in love, swear I was famous in a past life.


humanoidhistory:

The Great Sphinx at the Pyramids of Giza, Egypt, 1965, photo by Eliot Elisofon. It sort of looks like the Sphinx is snapping a selfie of itself while visiting Egypt.

(Smithsonian)

archaicwonder:

Greek Gold Ring with a Siren, Sphinx and Hippocamp, 6th Century BC

In Greek mythology Sirens were dangerous yet beautiful creatures, portrayed as femmes fatales who lured nearby sailors with their enchanting music and voices to shipwreck on the rocky coast of their island.

A sphinx was a female monster with the body of a lion, the breast and head of a woman, eagle’s wings and sometimes a serpent-headed tail. She was sent by the gods to plague the town of Thebes as punishment for some ancient crime. There she preyed on the youths of the land, devouring all those who failed to solve her riddle.

Hippocampoi were the horses of the sea. They were depicted with the head and fore-parts of a horse and the serpentine tail of a fish. The ancients believed they were the adult-form of the fish we call the seahorse. Hippocampoi were the steeds of Nereid nymphs and sea-gods. Poseidon drove a chariot drawn by two or four of the creatures.

Cashier: That'll be $4.03
Me: I only have $4...
Cashier: That's ok, I have the three cents
Me: ...........
Cashier: ........
Me: what are we?

hitlervevo:

people who actually buy themes

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people who prefer buying music 

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buying

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getting things illegally 

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(via thosesundays)