#TenderTuesday . . . there was little need for eloquence




“She awoke to his touch, and he took her in his arms. They said little, but so great was their love that there was little need for eloquence…”


From “The Sleeping Beauty,” retold by Charles Perrault.







Illus by Lefler and Urban, for “Märchenkalender,” 1905, Berger & Wirth, Leipzig.
Text and image source: Edmund Dulac https://www.facebook.com/Oct2282/
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