Long before the mythical Hades was ever conceived, in more ancient, pre-patriarchal times, Persephone was Queen of the Underworld. The pomegranate was an ancient symbol of female fertility; the souls of the underworld ate pomegranates so that they could be reborn. As the patriarchy gained power, the story was changed. Persephone, instead of going of her own free will into the underworld, was abducted by the (now male) God of Death and became his captive bride. (x)
i look at you and see all the ways a soul can bruise
SANGUIS EST IN AETERNUM;a klelijah fanmix
1. Stay With Me Clint Mansell | 2. Iscariot Walk The Moon | 3. Hurt Johnny Clash | 4. The Enemy Mumford & Sons | 5. Who Are You, Really? Mikky Ekko | 6. Bad Blood (Live Piano Version) Bastille | 7. To Darkness Mumford & Sons | 8. Diaspora The Calm Blue Sea.
When Stark changed into a wolf, his northmen did the same. The mark of the beast was on them all.
You’re not your job. You’re not how much money you have in the bank. You’re not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You’re not your fucking khakis. You’re the all-singing, all-dancing crap of the world.
The captain called and told me that the severed ears Gordon Cushing received were a DNA match for Sarah’s.
Erik Olson, 2011