In the hall of the mountain king

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So yesterday SL gave me the big middle finger to logging in so I could get this blog up and apparently I wasn’t the only one with problems. It was small consolation because I loooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooove me some Vikings! And Violetility offers a crown and detailed chair for this round of The Fantasy Collective. The crown is unisex, so you can drop it on your shield maiden too! The chair has a buttload of different animations, so enjoy scrolling through them like I did. ^.^ Now. Get your butt to The Fantasy Collective. And I am gonna rewatch ‘Vikings’…

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no.match_ ~ NO_KINGDOM Hair
Violetility – Jottun Crown @ The Fantasy Collective
.random.Matter. – Rhiannon Necklace
[CX] Spiked Fury Arm Bands
[CX] Fighter’s Mark Arm Guards
…Scars… Leather Pants

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Violetility – Viking Stargazer Chair @ The Fantasy Collective

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“Did she lie and wait?”

"Did she lie and wait?"

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Mello. Heretic – Black Magic Hair
UniCult – VooDoo Magic Eye Makeup @ The Fantasy Collective
Ama. : The Grinder Body Tattoo
Wicca’s Wardrobe – Omira Outfit @ The Fantasy Gacha Carnival

set.the.stage
ROQUAI The Wicked 7 – the hunter Pose and Prop
WHOLE WHEAT: Into the Looking Glass photo location

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David Guetta – She Wolf (feat. Sia)

“All’s peaceful now. The moon is shining”

"All’s peaceful now. The moon is shining"

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Violetility – Summer Roulotte @ The Fantasy Collective
{what next} Indian Summer #1 Floor Pillow
~H&H~ Boho Jewel Pillow Pile w/Single Seating
[Toiz] tarot cards (store closed)
[Toiz] tarot rug (store closed)
*HEXtraordinary* Scrying Crystal

The Gypsies in the noisy throng
Stray Bessarabia around.
Today over the river, long,
They’re lodging in their tents, worn out.
Like freedom their night-resting is –
And peaceful sleep the heavens under.
Between the wagons’ tired wheels,
Covered with rugs, long-used in wonders,
A fire’s flamed. A family’s
Preparing, round it, a dinner;
A horse is gazing in the fields,
Is sleeping, free, a teamed bear-thriller.
Amidst the steppes all well lives:
The peaceful tasks of families,
Ready by morning for a travel,
And songs of wives, and children’ weeps,
And ringing of a mobile anvil.
But now, over the Gipsy camp,
The dozing silence is prevailing,
And heard is, in the sleeping steppe,
Just a dog’s barking and steed’s neighing.
Extinguished is each single light,
All’s peaceful now. The moon is shining,
Alone in the heaven height,
And at the quiet camp is lighting.
Just one old man’s not sleeping, yet,
Sitting by ambers in his tent,
Warmed with their last heat – fast by-passing –
He’s looking at the fields’ extent,
Covered by clamps of the steam, rising.
His daughter, youthful one and light,
Went for a walk in a field, empty.
She’s used to freedom, full and zesty,
She will come back, but there’s a night…
And soon the crescent, still a-ruling,
Will leave the distant clouds’ set –
Zemphira’s absent, and is cooling
A dinner the old man prepared.
But there is she. Through the steppe, lone,
A youth is following her steps;
For the old gipsy he’s unknown
“My father,” the young maiden says,
“We have a guest. I’ve found him, missing,
In a desert that mound behind
And called for our camp for a night,
He wants to be like us – the Gipsy;
He’s prosecuted by a law.
I’ll be his friend, the true and fair –
His name’s Aleko – and therefore
He vowed to follow me everywhere.”

The Old Man

I’m glad.
Stay till the morning ray is sent,
Under the vaults of our tent
Or stay mach longer, in a whole, –
Just as you want. And I am glad
To share with you and home and bread.
Be ours – get used to our dole,
Our straying freedom, dearth and soul –
And at the dawn, a road along,
Our single cart will us all bear;
Choose any job, for which you long:
Forge iron or just sing a song
And lead through villages a bear.

Aleko

I’ll stay with you.

Zemphira

He will be mine:
Who could take him from me whenever?
But ‘tis late… And the crescent, fine,
Is gone. The fields – in misty pine,
And sleep sends me its non-asked favor…

That’s light. The old man’s easy browsing
Around the full of silence tent.
“Wake up, Zemphira: the sun’s rising,
Wake up, my guest! The time is spent!…
O, children, leave your lodge, the languorous!…”
And people noisily came at once;
The tents are failed and now the wagons
Are ready for their usual path.

“The Gypsies” by Aleksandr Pushkin, translated by Yevgeny Bonver

“My power is in my own hand”

"My power is in my own hand"

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~Tableau Vivant~ Rasayana hair
Wicca’s Wardrobe – Trinity Headpiece
Wicca’s Wardrobe – Dejah Outfit @ The Fantasy Collective
Maitreya Gold Antheia Sandals
!LR SWORD – Kronos Sword
!LR SHIELD – Kratos Shield

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an lar [poses] The Huntsman Series – Umbrella Four Pose
Darkhaven photo location

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Queen – Princes of the Universe

“There’s a bit of magic in everything…” ~ Lou Reed

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Sn@tch Velvet Hair @ Midsummer Enchantment
Violent Seduction – Cosmos Senshi (hairclips, cape, dress and wand) @ The Crystal Heart Festival
-BOD- Melanthe Gloves @ Midsummer Enchantment
DP – Koffin Nails – Black Magic @ The Darkness Chamber
AsteroidBox. Tome Book @ The Fantasy Collective

“I see the full moon rise”

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Whitesnake – Still of the Night

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+Spellbound+ Lionhearted Hair
Vengeful Threads – Original Mesh – Cheren Headdress @ Genre
Wicca’s Wardrobe – Caeda Gacha Set RARE (-headdress) @ The Fantasy Collective

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[La Baguette] Dehanche pose 3