- Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (via mimmblemimmble)
There’s beauty to somebody not living out their secrets.
“They say when you meet the love of your life, time stops, and that’s true.”
at a street corner to turn left
and I wonder what would happen
if my own person walked to the right.
Until now that has not happened
but it does not settle the question.
- Anna Świrszczyńska, from Myself And My Person (via bythalake)
Three preserved human fetuses, presented in an antique display cabinet. The first is an altogether healthy fetus, the second suffers Polymelia, six arms, and the final, suffers a rare infection of the Shope papilloma virus, which causes a series of horn like growths in the forehead. These three are part of a large collection of human specimens, afflicted with various genetic diseases.