Peter Paul Rubens - Daniel in the Lions’ Den (1613-15)
So here we are: a thief, two thugs, an assassin and a maniac. But we’re not going to stand by as evil wipes out the galaxy. I guess we’re stuck together, partners.
THE ANCIENT ONES: A FANMIX FOR THE FATESTHE FATES, (or αἱ Μοῖραι) were the goddesses of fate who personified the inescapable destiny of man. They assinged to every person his or her fate or share in the scheme of things. The Fates consisted of Clotho, Atropos and Lachesis.
Laura Makabresku, self-portrait (2014)
Because we’re just alike, you and I. Except you’re boring. You’re on the side of the angels.
Icarus (Ἴκαρος), son of Daedalus; he attempted to escape from Crete with wings that his father constructed from feathers and wax, but he ignored instructions not to fly too close to the sun, and the melting wax caused him to fall into the sea and drown.
Zelda Fitzgerald in Westport summer of 1920 via
favourite female villains: jamie moriarty (elementary)
’My first instinct was to kill you. Quietly. Discreetly. But then, the more I learned about you, the more curious I became. Here, at last, seemed to be a mind that… that rivaled my own, something too complicated and too beautiful to destroy… at least without further analysis.’