1887 visits 1987

Georgia O’Keefe/ Boris Karloff/ Chico Marx/ Aliester Crowley/ Bram Stocker/ Charles WIlliams / Rose Cross of the Golden Dawn/ Van Gogh’s Sunflowers

They almost bumped heads, both lost in concentration looking at the painting, under powerful spells of Awe.

The flowers cut, drying out — mere hints of green, yet the blooms ablaze with golden petal flames.
Wow — look at the date; the coincidence continues, she said — one hundred years ago, Van Gogh signed it,1887! They both held up the books they were holding and smiling…