Hot Guys in Period Costume

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harrietvane:

[Of dancing, self-conciousness, and claret-coloured dresses.]
‘Wimsey glanced down at her in surpise and then suddenly smiled.
“Darling, if you danced like an elderly elephant with arthritis, I would dance the sun and moon into the sea with you. I have waited a thousand years to see you dance in that frock”
“Idiot.” said Harriet.
They made the circuit of the room in silence and harmony.’
 -Have His Carcase, Dorothy L. Sayers
 -Silk dress, 1937, Metropolitan Museum of Art

harrietvane:

[Of dancing, self-conciousness, and claret-coloured dresses.]

‘Wimsey glanced down at her in surpise and then suddenly smiled.

“Darling, if you danced like an elderly elephant with arthritis, I would dance the sun and moon into the sea with you. I have waited a thousand years to see you dance in that frock”

“Idiot.” said Harriet.

They made the circuit of the room in silence and harmony.’

-Have His Carcase, Dorothy L. Sayers

-Silk dress, 1937, Metropolitan Museum of Art

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    Oh thee claret dress. “Chateau Margaux 1893…or thereabouts”.
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    Perry’s lady would wear this one. So beautiful, and just the color.
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