During the Bubonic Plague, doctors wore these bird-like masks to avoid becoming sick. They would fill the beaks with spices and rose petals, so they wouldn’t have to smell the rotting bodies.
A theory during the Bubonic Plague was that the plague was caused by evil spirits. To scare the spirits away, the masks were intentionally designed to be creepy.
Mission fucking accomplished
NOOOOOOOOOOOOPE. I AM SO GODDAMN AFRAID OF THESE FUCKING THINGS.
Inspired by Ewebean’s animation.
Tauriel doesn’t take shit from anyone.
"You’re isolating Mirkwood because you don’t want to deal with world issues? Fine, I’m running away to save the Dwarves."
"Don’t talk to the prisoners? Why, ‘cause Thorin’s nephew is more attractive than half the elves here?"
"It’s my fault Legolas fancies me? Go f**k yourself with your antler collection.”