Reminds me of our blue-clad nymph on teal green background.
Danae and Cupid. Pompeii, I century. Cupid pours the golden rain that collects Danae edge of his cloak
The frame drum, represented in the hands of the goddess or her priestess, illustrated her power to create the universe with one stoke on her drum. With one big beat of her primordial heart, everything vibrated into existence.
The Poems of Christina Rossetti, Dreamland, Emma Florence Harrison
Rome, the eternal city. Got to face the facts here: there are a ton of tourists. But there are so many nooks and crannies that it IS possible to escape the beaten path. Still, must return to the Roman Forum and the Colosseum. And Palatine Hill. And find