Anna; ENFP

"And we swagger because we do not know how to part with our rage, which we cherish and press cutting close, but we learn to swagger — or rather, we’re swaggered, briefly, while the wind blows and things burn and our hands are full — because we know it darkly all the same."


Lucretia herself came into the world April 18, 1480. This exact date is given in a Valencian document. Her father was then forty-nine and her mother thirty-eight years of age. The Roman or Spanish astrologers cast the horoscope of the child according to the constellation which was in the ascendancy, and congratulated Cardinal Rodrigo on the brilliant career foretold for his daughter by the stars. [x]

Lucretia herself came into the world April 18, 1480. This exact date is given in a Valencian document. Her father was then forty-nine and her mother thirty-eight years of age. The Roman or Spanish astrologers cast the horoscope of the child according to the constellation which was in the ascendancy, and congratulated Cardinal Rodrigo on the brilliant career foretold for his daughter by the stars. [x]

onewasmysterious:

Period drama costumes

→ Lucrezia Borgia, The Borgias s03e06


one touch of your hand and god comes rushing back

one touch of your hand and god comes rushing back

onewasmysterious:

Period drama costumes

→ Lucrezia’s purple gown in The Borgias s03e05

sybilsvane:

Holliday Grainger as Lucrezia Borgia in The Borgias

Whom can I trust, in this charnel house called Rome?

"The darkness is ours. The nights belong to us. Everything we do is secret. Nothing we do will ever be understood; we will be feared and kept well away from… "

areyoualliance:

The Borgias: The Poisoned Chalice (3 Apr. 2011)

"You are still Lucrezia Borgia, my love. You will only change your name when you marry."
"And when will I marry?"
"Never, if I can help it."

areyoualliance:

The Borgias: The Poisoned Chalice (3 Apr. 2011)

"You are still Lucrezia Borgia, my love. You will only change your name when you marry."

"And when will I marry?"

"Never, if I can help it."

"Can love be cured?"

"No. It can be endured, embraced and suffered."

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