you guys make fun of brock’s eyes all the time
but brock can get with lucy, arguably one of the hottest pokemon girls, cause of his eyes
she has a thing for them
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The Harry Potter Series by J.K Rowling, Illustrations by Mary GrandPré
It’s nice to see the covers laid out! It’s not how I normally see them, which is ripped and drenched with tears.
(Source: tommarvoloriddle, via collegehumor)
Bone decorated wheellock pistol originating from Nuremburg, Germany, early 17th century.
Sold at Auction: £14,375 (US$ 23,334)
Very elegant, very expensive, very temperamental (the wheellock was as complex as an early pocket-watch) and probably not used for anything more strenuous than personal amusement against targets. A particular example of this was cited in Robert Held’s “The Age of Firearms" (Bonanza Books NY, 1978.)
“Wheellocks remained essentially private weapons, the supreme example having been set by Albrecht V, Duke of Bavaria (1528-1579), called “The Magnanimous” („Der Grossmütige“), who was so inordinately fond of shooting that all the ducal privies in the palace were at the ends of long corridors; paper targets hung at the opposite ends and racks of loaded wheellocks stood ready within arm’s length of every convenience.”
The powder-smoke from these guns would have made a very effective air freshener, shooting them must have been more entertaining than leafing through the period equivalent of old Reader’s Digests, and they guaranteed that nobody disturbed him on the throne without good reason…
(Source: bonhams.com, via my-ear-trumpet)