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happiness

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To be stupid, and selfish, and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness; though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.

Gustave Flaubert

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June 4, 2011 at 5:26 pm

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how to be free

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How to Be Free, by Tom Hodgkinson

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May 23, 2011 at 6:29 pm

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Ayn Rand

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May 10, 2011 at 2:21 pm

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goddesses

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1930s society ladies dress as goddesses:  Ariel, Hecate, Europa, Flora, Dido, Arethusa, Minerva, Helen of Troy, Queen of the Amazons, Ariadne, Clio, Medusa and Venus

from the Guardian online.

Photography from The Yevonde Portrait Archive.

Written by Peter Rudd

May 8, 2011 at 1:23 pm

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fascinator

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May 3, 2011 at 12:26 am

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cunard

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April 8, 2011 at 4:03 pm

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cosmic caucasus

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Written by Peter Rudd

March 31, 2011 at 4:24 pm

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