Monthly Archives: July 2011

Us Whalemen

“It is because [we] want to get away from up there…us whalemen…not fit up there…and people up there not want queer folk around like…whalemen. And we no can write poetry or paint pictures or get away from silly world which … Continue reading

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We have arrived. At the edge of the world. Grytviken, South Georgia Island. The Endurance is visible in the middle of the harbor. *** All photos by Frank Hurley unless otherwise specified.

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When things are easy I hate it

I have committed all sorts of crimes in thought if not always in action and dont [sic] worry much about it, yet I hate to see a child suffer or to be false in any way…I am hard also, and … Continue reading

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Dog Training (2)

And we’ll train the trainers… *** Cesar Millan on Wolf-Dog Hybrids (DOG WHISPERER, Oct. 2010)

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Dog Training (1)

This time we’ll train them.

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Perce Blackboro (age 18) with Mrs. Chippy, ship’s cat, on board the Endurance; photo by Frank Hurley, 1914

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