Birthday Books

My birthday isn’t until Friday, but a couple of days ago my husband indulged me with some early gifts:

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[Alternative Muses] Birthday Mashup: Gustav Klimt/Woody Guthrie

Nixen (Silberfische) by Gustav Klimt, c. 1899

Nixen (Silberfische), c. 1899,  by Gustav Klimt (born 14 July 1862)

“I hate a song that makes you think that you are not any good. I hate a song that makes you think that you are just born to lose. Bound to lose. No good to nobody. No good for nothing. Because you are too old or too young or too fat or too slim or too ugly or too this or too that.”-Woody Guthrie (born 14 July 1912)