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A British memsahib on a camping trip. Never without their Indian servants. www.christinelindsay.com

A British memsahib on a camping trip. Never without their Indian servants. www.christinelindsay.com

Florence and the Machine, Ceremonials by Tom Beard // just have her at home for drinks with a group of amazing friends and have her play and sing for us! :) wanna join?

Princess of Berar Duru Shevar, the wife of the heir to the throne of Hyderabad, in the chamber of her palace. Photograph by Margaret Bourke-White. Hyderabad, India, 1946.

Princess of Berar Duru Shevar, the wife of the heir to the throne of Hyderabad, in the chamber of her palace. Photograph by Margaret Bourke-White. Hyderabad, India, 1946.

“Do you think the porter and the cook have no anecdotes, no experiences, no wonders for you? The walls of their minds are scrawled all over with thoughts. They shall one day bring a lantern and read the inscriptions.”  -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“Do you think the porter and the cook have no anecdotes, no experiences, no wonders for you? The walls of their minds are scrawled all over with thoughts. They shall one day bring a lantern and read the inscriptions.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson