He turns to me and says, “Why so serious?” Comes at me with the knife. “WHY SO SERIOUS?” He sticks the blade in my mouth… “Let’s put a smile on that face.” And…
W h y s o s e r i o u s ?
For the medieval man and woman, the eyes and their gazes were an important part of sexuality. In her book, Medieval Life, Roberta Gilchrist explains that according to medieval theories about sight, “the eye was not a passive receiver but was instead active in sending out rays of sight toward the object of vision. The very act of looking could stimulate desire in the observer and the observed.” Women were typically advised to avoid looking at men so as not to tempt them.
get to know me meme:
↳Favorite movies [6/10] — A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), dir. Elia Kazan
middle-earth meme: [3/10 scenes] The Gates of Argonath
Get to know me meme: [2/5] Male Characters → Frank Underwood
"Money is the mc-mansion in Sarasota that starts falling apart after 10 years. P o w e r is the old stone building that stands for centuries.”"Power is a lot like real-estate. It’s all about location, location , l o c a t i o n . The closer you are to to source, the higher your property value.”
Temple of Horus at Edfu, Egypt.