Anne, xviii, Australia
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Thomas Tompion, watch movement, 1710. Brass, Steel. Thomas Potts, Dial and Gold Case, 1740. London.
Tompion was one of the great London watchmakers. It is probably a tribute to the excellence of the movement that it was thought worthwhile to make a new gold case for it. Via V&A
I did a thing for a contest and I think it turned out pretty durn cute
Favorite Female Characters - 008/100
Anne Elliot, Persuasion (1995)
We do not forget you, so soon as you forget us.
People don’t like her because it’s the making of her, right now. When she, sometime soon in the future, becomes this person that she’s been kind of building up to, for the past three seasons, now four, then people will really begin to root for her. I think even the audience doesn’t realize she’s such a dark horse. If she acted badass and tried to kill everyone there, she would be dead by now! She’s so intelligent, and I can’t stress that enough. Courtesy is a lady’s armor. She’s using her courtesy to deceive people, and she’s using her former self as a facade, and it works so much to her advantage, because people still think she’s this naive, vulnerable, little girl, and she’s really not. She knows exactly what she’s doing. She knows what game she’s playing! And no one else does. And she’s learned from the best — Cersei, Margaery, Tyrion, Littlefinger, even Joffrey. She’s learned so much from these people, and they don’t even realize it. They’re unwittingly feeding her to become this great kind of manipulator. King’s Landing can either make or break a person, and in Sansa’s case, it’s making her.
Sophie Turner, in response to Sansa hate (x