between them a spark passed

One sailor feeds cake to another. Vintage, gay

Their eyes met with a singular directness of gaze. Between them a spark passed which was not afterwards to be distinguished, though neither of them knew the moment of its kindling…

 

Text: excerpt from ‘The Shuttle,’ 1907, Frances Hodgson Burnett
Image: photographer, subjects, unknown
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  1. stephen

    You’re killing me. All these beautiful images of photographer, subjects, unknown.

    For our children/grandchildren this will be a new Pompeii. They will resurrect a world buried beneath an avalanche of fear and hate.

    Posted January 24, 2014 at 11:48 pm | Permalink
  2. stephen

    Don’t think we don’t value your work here.

    Posted January 24, 2014 at 11:49 pm | Permalink
  3. Ditto what Stephen said.

    Posted January 25, 2014 at 8:02 pm | Permalink
  4. stephen

    We need you.

    Posted April 30, 2014 at 4:04 am | Permalink
  5. Hi Kenneth!

    This is Erin from the Heathrow to Newark flight. What a beautiful collection of photographs and excerpts you’ve put together. Really fantastic curation. Hope you made it to DC okay!

    All best,
    Erin

    Posted June 9, 2014 at 10:06 pm | Permalink

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