the vertebrate

Soft on the surface. Tough in the middle.
The Mountain Goats

—Sometimes I Still Feel The Bruise

slowdownscout:

Sometimes I Still Feel The Bruise | The Mountain Goats

"I’m under no illusion as to what I meant to you. But you made an impression, and sometimes I still feel the bruise."

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patagoniaflyfish:

Mayfly Eggs - Laid to Hatch

For our sport, entomology is a giant part of success, particularly in the trout world. Each angler has the opportunity to delve as deep into the science as they like or keep it fairly cursory.  Either way, this amazing video shows how quickly these exceptionally tiny eggs hatch after being deposited.  

original content Stroud Water Research Center

Every man is called to give love to the work of his hands. Every man is called to be an artist.

—Bringing it to the table (Wendell Berry)

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filson:

We spent Sunday on the simpler things.

filson:

We spent Sunday on the simpler things.

He does me double wrong
That wounds me with the flatteries of his tongue.

—Richard (Richard II, Act III scene iii)

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