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Wartime dancing (via dolcinote)

Mislabeled: This is showing up under vintage black and white and I wouldn't have noticed but there was a comment that said this was Katy Perry. They are correct it is Katy Perry from her Thinking Of You video.

US Sailor Bending Young Nurse over His Arm to Give Her Passionate Kiss in Middle of Times Square by Victor Jorgensen

This picture of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square is not the famous photograph taken by Alfred Eisenstaedt but one taken simultaneously by Navy photographer Victor Jorgensen when the day the world war II end.

Famous Sailor Kissing Nurse Photo ~ by Alfred Eisenstaedt, Time Life Magazine, Aug 14, 1945

When a Kiss Isn't Just a Kiss

All Time FAVORITE photo-hanging in my room! Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square on V-J Day in 1945

Theodore Roosevelt. 14 Febbraio 1884. La luce se ne è andata dalla mia vita. Dopo aver perso la moglie.

Teddy Roosevelt’s diary entry from the day his wife died. He never spoke of her death again. Teddy Roosevelt’s diary entry from the day his wife died. He never spoke of her death again.

Nueva York, Alfred Eisenstaedt. El día de la victoria sobre Japón.

end of world war II. A sailor was so happy that he grabbed an unknown nurse in Times Square and gave her a kiss. This famous kiss was captured by photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt and published in Life Magazine

"It is not time or opportunity that is to determine intimacy;—it is disposition alone. Seven years would be insufficient to make some people acquainted with each other, and seven days are more than enough for others." ~Jane Austen

The late George Plimpton in the background, decidedly NOT amused by the amorous couple in the foreground at Elaine's in New York. Photo by Larry Fink.

Que bonito es el Amor ...aunque llueva!!

Because they see where we run we make it rain. There's nothing better than this. And I'll be wanting you for just one more kiss.So make it rain" -Colbie Caillat

A Woman on the Subway photo by Camilo Jose Vergara (New York, 1970)

Dope Photo Shuttle that links Times Square to Grand central Terminal New York Times, New York City Subway Archives. Photo by Librado Romero.