*the hollow crown


𝔓𝔞𝔯𝔱 𝟸

“I am all of the characters I’ve ever played, and I am none of them at the same time.” — Tom Hiddleston


You wouldn’t have expected it based on how he acted as a youth. But no sooner had his father stopped breathing than the prince’s wildness died too. Really, at that precise moment he gained a capacity for reflection, which appeared like an angel to chase away the sinful part of him, leaving his body like a paradise, fit to house only lofty thoughts and feelings.

                                                                                 Henry V, Act 1, Scene 1

                                                                                     William Shakespeare