Alexandre Dumas: “He Was a Fine, Tall, Slim Young Fellow”

Photographer Unknown, (The Sailor’s Selfie)

“He was a fine, tall, slim young fellow, with black eyes, and hair as dark as the raven’s wing; and his whole appearance bespoke that calmness and resolution peculiar to men accustomed from their cradle to contend with danger.”

Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo

Alexandre Dumas: “Space has No More Distance”

Monday Evening: Ten Daydream Images for the Short Work Week

“Nothing makes time pass or shortens the way like a thought that absorbs in itself all the faculties of the one who is thinking. External existence is then like a sleep of which this thought is the dream. Under its influence, time has no more measure, space has no more distance.”
― Alexandre Dumas, The Three Musketeers

The Adoration of the Sailor

Photographer Unknown, Title Unknown, (Adoration of the Sailor)

“He was a fine, tall, slim young fellow, with black eyes, and hair as dark as the raven’s wing; and his whole appearance bespoke that calmness and resolution peculiar to men accustomed from their cradle to contend with danger.”
Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo

Alexandre Dumas: “. . Time Has No More Measure, Space Has No More Distance”

 

Photographer Unknown, (Open Shutters)

“Nothing makes time pass or shortens the way like a thought that absorbs in itself all the faculties of the one who is thinking. External existence is then like a sleep of which this thought is the dream. Under its influence, time has no more measure, space has no more distance.”

Alexandre Dumas, The Three Musketeers