February 16, 2011

At the National Fair

A delight to behold.

Bergen, Norway
1928, photographer Knud Knudsen Atelier

8 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

I want those shoes, those hats...
I want to be flung through the air held safely to gravity by chains.

downtown guy said...

I want to know who the woman in the back is waving at.

Anonymous said...

Oh, how I do love the swings. Particularly the swings at the no-longer-there Pavilion at Myrtle Beach. You could see the ocean from those swings.

--the Indextronaute

downtown guy said...

Ahoy, Indextronaute! I think she can see the fjords.

Anonymous said...

Now see, I'm now singing "I can see [fjords] for miles and miles and miles and miles..."

also: "Bergen" makes me think of Richard Burton in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolfe.

/randomness

--The Indextronaute

downtown guy said...

Damn you, now I've got that stuck in my head.

Steph(anie) said...

Mmmm, Richard Burton...

May said...

That is my very favorite ride.