sophialorens: Elizabeth Taylor photographed by Gianni Bozzacchi , 1972. Gianni Bozzacchi took this photo with a Leica M2 that Elizabeth had just given him. Her scene in X, Y and Zee (1972) called for her to run off camera, and he caught this image from his vantage point backstage. Richard Burton was so taken by the shot that he was moved to compose a short poem about it.
Rudyard Kipling (1865 – 1936) was an English poet, short-story writer, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism, tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. Kipling received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907.
It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in giving, but like the morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living. - F. Scott Fitzgerald. Positive, inspirational poems and quotes.