Women In Clothes

You get dressed in the morning and you don’t feel alone anymore.

I just want women to always feel in control. Because, we’re capable – we’re so capable. — Nicki Minaj

I just want women to always feel in control. Because, we’re capable – we’re so capable. — Nicki Minaj


These girls were discovered to have heard of the Buchmanites and Mussoline, the Italian Renaissance painters, the advantages to the skin of cleansing cream and witch-hazel over honest soap and water, and the word ‘menarche’; the interior decoration of the London house of the author of Winnie the Pooh had been described to them, as had the love lives of Charlotte Brontë and of Miss Brodie herself. They were aware of the existence of Einstein and the arguments of those who considered the Bible to be untrue. They knew the rudiments of astrology but not the date of the Battle of Flodden or the capital of Finland. All of the Brodie set, save one, counted on its fingers, as had Miss Brodie, with accurate results more or less.

— from Muriel Spark’s The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1961); painting by James Cowie (Two Schoolgirls, 1937)

These girls were discovered to have heard of the Buchmanites and Mussoline, the Italian Renaissance painters, the advantages to the skin of cleansing cream and witch-hazel over honest soap and water, and the word ‘menarche’; the interior decoration of the London house of the author of Winnie the Pooh had been described to them, as had the love lives of Charlotte Brontë and of Miss Brodie herself. They were aware of the existence of Einstein and the arguments of those who considered the Bible to be untrue. They knew the rudiments of astrology but not the date of the Battle of Flodden or the capital of Finland. All of the Brodie set, save one, counted on its fingers, as had Miss Brodie, with accurate results more or less.

— from Muriel Spark’s The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1961); painting by James Cowie (Two Schoolgirls, 1937)

Nancy Cunard: Rebel, heiress, seductress, poet.
softpyramid:

Coral StoakesI Wish My Boyfriend Was As Dirty As Your Policies 2011

softpyramid:

Coral Stoakes
I Wish My Boyfriend Was As Dirty As Your Policies
2011

(Source: saltyfree, via saltyfree)