YOU spotted snakes, with double tongue,
Thorny hedgehogs, be not seen;
Newts and blind-worms do no wrong,
Come not near our fairy Queen!
Weaving spiders, come not here;
Hence, you long-legg’d spinners, hence!
Beetles black, approach not near;
Worm nor snail, do no offence.
Philomel, with melody
Sing in our sweet lullaby;
Lulla, lulla, lullaby, Lulla, lulla, lullaby:
Nor spell nor charm
Come our lovely lady nigh:
So, Good Night, with lullaby.
Songs from Shakespeare
The metamorphosis of Orpheus, Abel-Dominique Boyé
The w a t e r brought us; the w a t e r will take us away.
Ceiling of Paris Opera House, Palais Garnier.
Medieval Edinburgh - Scotland.
If you aren’t already in love with Hermia by the halfway point in Act 1 Scene 1, you can GTFO.
Theseus has just done his whole “I just destroyed the Amazons and kidnapped their queen, who I’m now going to marry because of course” thing, and her father turns to him and says,…
salute to the sun beginning