“We didn’t have any paints in the house when I was younger, but I would do collage. I would collect advertisements, rip them up, and then paste them together. That was the beginning of it. After that, I did photography, and then painting and sculpting. I began to realise how important it is to express yourself, and not be afraid of making mistakes – as mistakes often make something special and unique.” — Lucy Liu
Beauty, Zuhair Murad Haute Couture Printemps/Été 2013
Virtuous, you may ask - but what of Tholomyes? Solomon would reply that love is a part of virtue. We will merely say that Fantine’s was her first and only love, and she was wholly faithful… For him, it was a passing affair, for her the love of her life.
If at this moment in her life Cosette had had to do with an unscrupulous libertine, she would have been lost; for there are warm hearts whose instinct is to give, and she was one of those.
Stavronikita: the Sinking World, Andreas Franke