general

  • 5'8''
  • currently learning irish (gaeilge) and german (deutsch)
  • feminist
  • i have english, irish and scottish ancestry
  • i live in england
  • i'm 20
  • intj personality
  • second year university student studying history

if i were

  • if i were a colour, i’d be purple
  • if i were a day of the week, i’d be saturday
  • if I were a flower, i’d be a snowdrop
  • if i were a gemstone, i’d be ruby
  • if i were a material, i’d be silk
  • if i were a musical instrument, i’d be a piano
  • if I were a tree, i’d be a willow tree
  • if i were an element, i’d be fire

on my birthday

  • 1587▸ Virginia Dare, granddaughter of Governor John White of the Colony of Roanoke, becomes the first English child born in the Americas
  • 1612▸ The trial of the Pendle witches, one of England's most famous witch trials, begins at Lancaster Assizes
  • 1834▸ Marshall Field, (founded Marshall Field's) born
  • 1850▸ Honoré de Balzac dies
  • 1864▸ American Civil War: Battle of Globe Tavern: Union forces try to cut a vital Confederate supply-line into Petersburg, Virginia, by attacking the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad
  • 1868▸ Helium discovered
  • 1870▸ Lavr Kornilov, (Russian general and explorer) born
  • 1896▸ Jack Pickford born
  • 1920▸ The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, guaranteeing women's suffrage.
  • 1927▸ Rosalynn Carter born
  • 1934▸ Vincent Bugliosi born
  • 1940▸ Walter Chrysler (founded Chrysler) dies
  • 1952▸ Patrick Swayze born
  • 1958▸ Vladimir Nabokov's controversial novel Lolita is published in the United States

likes

  • aesthetics
  • austria
  • emmeline pankhurst
  • feminism
  • germany
  • gold jewellery
  • history
  • ireland
  • learning languages
  • manchester
  • my online friends
  • pastels
  • reading
  • suffragettes
  • the 40s/50s/60s
  • the german and irish languages
  • the third reich
  • the victorian/edwardian eras
  • titanic
  • true crime
  • tumblr
  • vintage
  • vintage music
  • women's suffrage

dislikes

  • busy places
  • clichés
  • communism
  • dirt/mess
  • excessive noise
  • loud people
  • sexism
  • twitter
  • unnecessary sex scenes in film, tv etc
  • vegetables
feb 28 2016 ∞
jan 13 2018 +