A bulldog named Venus stands at the helm of the HMS Vansittart, a British Destroyer, c.1941
Vane Bor (Stevan Živadinović, 1908-1993)
Photogram (7), 1928
The Lives of Others
1. without interest, enthusiasm, vigour, or determination; listless; lethargic.
2. lazy; indolent.
Etymology: from earlier lackadaisy, extended form of lackaday, alteration of alack a day, similar to alas, used as an expression of regret, sorrow, dismay, or disapproval.
This suite of photographs by inveterate traveller, Jacqui Stockdale, weaves history and folklore with cultural iconography.
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