|—||David Levithan Are We There Yet? (via childoflust)|
Sorry I haven’t posted in a while xo
Relief depicting the eagle-headed Assyrian god Nisroch (the word for eagle in Arabic is Nisr) on the walls of the Northwest Palace of king Ashurnasirpal II in Nimrud (883-859 BCE). The god Nisroch is associated with the Assyrian king Sennacherib, who conquered and destroyed Babylon. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY.
Photo by Babylon Chronicle
not sufficiently distant for observation.
I don’t feel butterflies in my stomach,
I feel a thousand stars
exploding in my chest
at the same time.