Today, 121 years ago: “During a bout of mental illness, Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh stalked his friend French painter Paul Gauguin with a razor, and then afterwards cut off the lower part of his own left ear and gave it to a prostitute.”
“Imagine that you have before you a flagon of wine. You may choose your own favorite vintage for this imaginary demonstration, so that it be a deep shimmering crimson in colour. You have two goblets before you. One is of solid gold, wrought in the most exquisite patterns. The other is of crystal-clear glass, thin as a bubble, and as transparent. Pour and drink; and according to your choice...
Sufjan Stevens—Get Behind Me, Santa!...
Yeah, don’t really expect any posts this week. Sorry. College tours. Love, Lily.
Sufjan Stevens—Come On! Let’s Boogey...
Sufjan Stevens—Little Drummer Boy.