invisiblestories:

“There is also a fable told by Phaedrus, about how Simonides was once a victim of  shipwreck. As the other passengers scurried about the sinking ship trying to save their possessions, the poet stood idle. When questioned, he declared, mecum mea sunt cuncta: everything that is me is with me.”
- Anne Carson, Economy of the Unlost (via eideticfields)
  • Camera: Fujifilm FinePix S9000
  • Aperture: f/5
  • Exposure: 1/20th
  • Focal Length: 6mm

invisiblestories:

“There is also a fable told by Phaedrus, about how Simonides was once a victim of  shipwreck. As the other passengers scurried about the sinking ship trying to save their possessions, the poet stood idle. When questioned, he declared, mecum mea sunt cuncta: everything that is me is with me.”

- Anne Carson, Economy of the Unlost (via eideticfields)