Austrian boy receiving new shoes after WWII. "New Shoes" by Gerald Waller, Austria Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. This photo was published by Life magazine.
Among all of China’s dynasty’s, the most influential and grand is said to be the Tang dynasty. Its founding father was Emperor Taizong; the woman by his side, Empress Zhangsun. – Empress Zhangsun-The Lily who Refused to be Guilded
As graceful as a cloud, as gentle as a melody, ancient Chinese noblewomen were like water – nurturing to all living things. This royal female archetype is a well-spring in traditional Chinese culture. – Empress Yin Lihua of the Eastern Han Dynasty