The Palladian Bridge at Wilton House, England
The Palladian Bridge at Wilton House, England

genderbent hamlet one may smile, and smile, and be a villain…

  • michelle dockery as hamlet, the conflicted and doomed heroine
  • ruth negga as horatio, hamlet’s loyal friend & companion
  • ben whishaw as ophelia, who loves hamlet but is driven to suicide
  • tilda swinton as claudius, the usurper of the crown 
  • hayley atwell as laertes, ophelia’s vengeful sister
  • colin firth as gertrude, hamlet’s father who is now married to claudius
  • olivia colman as polonius, ophelia & laertes’ foolish mother
  • cate blanchett as the ghost of queen hamlet, who hamlet must avenge

(based off discussions and comments made over the months at dailyshakespeare.
a bit of flexibility needed with characters’ ages vs. actors’ actual ages.)

pretend that you are me and write me an ‘about me’ so i can put it my about me page
"Colours always stain the page; clouds pass over it. And the poem, I think, is only your voice speaking."
— Virginia Woolf, The Waves (via willowsandwaves)

[40/100] → scarlett johansson

[40/100] → scarlett johansson

Anonymously tell me what you think of me. Don’t sugarcoat it. I am just genuinely intrigued.

pocketpadfoot:

#marriage

James & Lily though

noelcowards:

but it’s not too late » a companion mix for but it’s disintegrating and but you’re not right. 

for when you’re trying to reassemble yourself out of broken pieces and learn how to exist with shards missing. for when you want to convince those who matter most that you won’t break yourself again.
for when they’re not ready for your apology.

dependable people and things that i’m sure of - slow club | dead wrong - the fray | change your mind - the killers | out on the town - fun. | holland road - mumford & sons | my friends - the head and the heart | the scientist - coldplay | recovery - frank turner | not too late - noah and the whale | cigarettes and chocolate milk - rufus wainwright | giving me a chance - gotye
listen

noelcowards:

but it’s not too late » a companion mix for but it’s disintegrating and but you’re not right.

for when you’re trying to reassemble yourself out of broken pieces and learn how to exist with shards missing. for when you want to convince those who matter most that you won’t break yourself again.

for when they’re not ready for your apology.

dependable people and things that i’m sure of - slow club | dead wrong - the fray | change your mind - the killers | out on the town - fun. | holland road - mumford & sons | my friends - the head and the heart | the scientist - coldplay | recovery - frank turner | not too late - noah and the whale | cigarettes and chocolate milk - rufus wainwright | giving me a chance - gotye

listen

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