Has anyone in this family ever even seen a chicken?
“ Many other women have kicked higher, balanced longer, or turned faster. These are poor substitutes for passion. ”
Agnes de Mille (via duncanlyle)
Tibetan sand foxes are famous for their distinct look—square-molded face and little, triangular ears that are situated near its head. They form life-long partnerships and live, hunt and share the responsibility of raising their young together. Tibetan foxes are not overly territorial and many pairs live in close quarters and share hunting grounds.
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Beryl var. Morganite
Untreated, eye clean, Padparadscha Sapphire octagon weighing 0.88 cts, from Tunduru, Tanzania
In different times and different countries padparadscha color was not always the same and it’s still a matter of hot debate, even among experts. Padparadscha is a variety of corundum. The color is covering tints between rose colour and orange. It can be understood as a mixture of weak red and weak yellow, or marriage between ruby and yellow sapphire. Padparadscha is considered a rare gemstone originally from Sri Lanka. It’s high estimation is related to high prices. People buying padparadscha expect unheated stones, since heating a natural padparadscha results in a loss of its yellow colour component.
Padparadscha Sapphire Drop Necklace from Harry Winston