That light fixture was probably expensive, but I saw a cheesy woven light shade at a garage sale I could've painted black and it would have looked just as cool. Damn. Next time I see one of those things I'm going to buy it.
"You have no business to take our books; you are a dependent, mama says; you have no money; your father left you none; you ought to beg, and not to live here with gentlemen's children like us..." - John Reed (Chapter 1, pg. 17)