I am the sea and nobody owns me.
Pippi Longstocking. Dir. Clive A. Smith.
Though much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
I had asked him many times why he stayed, and he always said the same thing: “Because I love you, and I wanted to, and I knew you were in there.” No matter how damaged I had been, he had loved me enough to still see me somewhere inside.
Susannah Cahalan, Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
These twined Dappled Webcaps, Cortinarius bolaris (Cortinariaceae) show the typical appearance of the mature cap of this species, characterized by pinkish to brick-red scales on a paler white ground.
As was pointed out in a previous post, this uncommon mushroom, which occurs in America and Europe, is regarded as poisonous.
Photo credit: ©Juraj Komar | Locality: Piešt̕any, Trnavsky, Slovakia
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