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optic_i
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Re: Congratulations Party!

 

Alright ! Shadow's X-Men friends are here to congratulate the happy couple.

 

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Jefferson_Thomas
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Re: Congratulations Party!

Ooh, my head . . . Crown Royal and I like each other too much . . .  Won't have quite so much tonight . . . hair of dog, you know . . .

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Peppermill
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Congratulations, Shadowcat!

 

And if Bruegel, why not Veronese:

 

Cana

 

See also:Http://www.flickr.com/photos/eugeneb/5254705856/

 

This is featured on the Louvre web site, so for more information, go there. An excerpt:

 

"This huge canvas once adorned the refectory of the monastery of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice. Here, Veronese, acclaimed as a colorist and for painting vast, multifigured scenes, chose to depict Christ’s first miracle, performed during the Marriage at Cana. Working the perspective so as to draw the spectator into the scene, he transposed the biblical episode to his own era, rich 16th-century Venice. Note the splendor of the fabrics, the sumptuous jewelry, silver and silver-gilt tableware, and the elegant Palladian architecture, which set a magnificent stage for this story, which is supposed to have taken place in the home of poor people who ran out of wine during a wedding feast."

 

Some will say a woman, his Mother Mary, was the one who coaxed Jesus into performing his first miracle -- bringing wine and festivity to a wedding feast. 

 

"Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly. It is the one thing we are interested in here." -- Leo Tolstoy
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shadowcat80
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So get this straight there's been a party for me and i didn't know? Lol you guys are great i love you all i hope this picture thing works it was my way to show my appreciation. Thank you all my friends.
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