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Meaning Of Allusion

large Siberian amathyst mounted as a jewel with diamond-set honeysuckle motifs, c. 1810. At a later date it was made the centre of this amathyst and diamond tiara in the form of vine leaves that are a witty allusion to the purple stones. The word 'amathyst' derives from the Greek amethustos, literally meaning 'not drunken', referring to the belief that an amathyst placed in a glass of wine would allow one to drink without fear of intoxication. In the lore of the ancient lapidaries, the…

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Yugen suggests that beyond what can be said but is not an allusion to another world. "To watch the sun sink behind a flower clad hill. To wander on in a huge forest without thought of return. To stand upon the shore and gaze after a boat that disappears behind distant islands. To contemplate the flight of wild geese seen and lost among the clouds. And, subtle shadows of bamboo on bamboo." - Zeami Motokiyo, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_aesthetics #Yugen #wikipedia…

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23 Perfect Words For Emotions You Never Realised Anyone Else Felt

The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a compendium of invented words written by John Koenig. Each original definition aims to fill a hole in the language—to give a name to emotions we all might...

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Frankly I'm not impressed with this one and the very reason I am pinning it for is to illustrate my disgust. Just because many guys like one girl doesn't mean she is a whore and it doesn't mean she is worth any less than another girl. Nor does it mean that just because she isn't as reserved as other girls it is a bad thing or she has lower self respect or standards. And this isn't a psychology fact either.

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Serving One Another in Love

Serving One Another in Love - A Proverbs 31 Wife - Love this because we did this on our wedding day and this explains exactly why!

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AP English Literature and Composition Terms | ALLEGORY | 60second Recap® [Edgar Allan Poe - "The Masque of the Red Death"]

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