4888 posts
8/4/2006 4:07 am

Stendhal syndrome or Stendhal's syndrome - Dizziness, panic, paranoia, amnesia, or other nervous conditions caused by viewing certain art objects or by trying to see too many works of art in too short a time.
The French novelist Stendhal (born Marie-Henri Beyle, 1783-1842) was 34 when he visited Florence, Italy, in 1817, and very shortly found himself overwhelmed by the city's legacy of art and history. When he visited Santa Croce (the cathedral in which Michelangelo, Machiavelli, and Galileo are buried) and saw Giotto's ceiling frescoes for the first time, he was overcome with emotion:

muffinition :
speed reads to many blogs while coloring hair..

needs to stop and smell the roses in my

Have a wonderful weekend


under the stars
We choose to write
you choose what you comprehend.
read twice and be nice
every key stroke... has a heart beat

stonerandsea 48M/50F

8/12/2006 7:16 pm're such a sweetheart!! I'm sure if you'd have had the time you would have been here to help, but no matter....I kinda like to do things myself anyway.....maggie offered to come help too, but by the time she got here I had most of it done already so we just chilled in the hot tub, woohoo!!! Hope to see you soon too!!

Huggs and kisses!!


SacredStarDance replies on 8/13/2006 12:41 pm:
darn and i missed it.. I still need to have my paint party.. wooohooo glad you got settled

libgemOH 56M/52F

8/11/2006 7:15 pm

Hate it when the peroxide gets to you!! -B

SacredStarDance replies on 8/13/2006 12:39 pm:
I know.. need to stop drinking it..lmao

ilsgicemru 71M
2822 posts
8/9/2006 9:16 am

..................... Muff

I hear ya !!

Nice blog !! .. Nice profile !!

.................... ils

SacredStarDance replies on 8/11/2006 11:46 am:
thank you

rm_goddess1946 105F
13518 posts
8/8/2006 11:49 am

Muffinition... I love it!

On a far less colorful note, when you get the hair all done and the flowers all appropriately and deliciously inhaled, please check out my post today... it might be good for a laugh if nothing else! Goddess is on a laughing kick this week and would like to know Mrs. Muff's special take on *piercings*!
{=} [post 459382]

Just a little food for thought.............
If you really want to be happy, nobody can stop you...

SacredStarDance replies on 8/11/2006 11:46 am:
loved it..lmao.. i wanna go..

outdoorman94 47M

8/7/2006 4:13 pm

I have to say i need to turn up my reading some to post and read all these!

SacredStarDance replies on 8/7/2006 5:10 pm:
thanks for comming by

B_Stinga_b_i_ 47M/45F

8/7/2006 3:54 pm

and what a work of art you are I cant stop staring

SacredStarDance replies on 8/7/2006 5:09 pm:
why thank you and welcome to my blog

rm_Benkai7 55M
2358 posts
8/7/2006 10:36 am

Dear "Muffy".

.. hoping you´ve had a wonderful weekend ... ...


SacredStarDance replies on 8/7/2006 3:43 pm:
Thanks sweets..
hope you enjoyed yours as well


8/6/2006 2:56 pm

nothing like the fragrance of the garden...well cept bloggin Kisses {=}

just a squirrel trying to get a nut

SacredStarDance replies on 8/6/2006 5:15 pm:
mo darling.. your positive uplifting blogs inspire me to stick around along with some others.. you are my rose.. thank you for putting wonderful messages out there for us.. I adore you..

under the stars

stonerandsea 48M/50F

8/6/2006 12:41 pm

Same here muffy......I have missed coming here, but things are completely nuts right now.......we are in the middle of moving as I write this.......but I found that I was getting a little stressed and needed to come be near my friends to help me relax and remember why we are doing this.....thanks for bein there Hope your weekend has been a great one!!!!

Oh yeah, and with all the crap involved in moving I forgot to renew membership and lost my little silver ball But I'll get it back soon


SacredStarDance replies on 8/6/2006 5:12 pm:
awwwwww you poor thang.. Moving is truly the most stressful thing in ones life.. give your self the credit you deserve to make all this happen.. a new life for you and your family.. it will be well worth it..
Sorry I could not offer help.. work is sucking the life out of me but i will get a grip on it...
hope to see you soon..
under the stars

toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
8/6/2006 11:32 am

i'd like to smell the roses in your as well. [wink].

SacredStarDance replies on 8/6/2006 5:07 pm:
well... still in full bloom under a full moon,, for you a star flower

wolfghst 50M
86 posts
8/5/2006 10:53 pm

washing out what don't have any grey hair atleast that i can remember

SacredStarDance replies on 8/7/2006 3:24 am:
its there.. blonde 101 comes to the rescue.. but i have earned every singel silver strand good to see you

Djeeper1987 47M

8/5/2006 9:54 pm

Thats right, got to stop and smell the muffins once in a while.

(in kitchen baking blueberry muffins.)

Carpe Diem

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 10:12 pm:
need to borrow some sugar

goodatpoetry2 66M
12410 posts
8/5/2006 3:16 am

I know what you mean. Just to answer my blog, and visit my favorites and commment takes hours.

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:29 pm:
wow.. you understood what I was trying to say.. thank you I'm running around like crazy trying to keep up.. I have finally met defeat... I just can't keep up .. but a good thing..

docdirk 47M

8/4/2006 9:42 pm

If you were to stop and smell some clip-art roses, you'd get a lot more bloggong done!!!

Ah, Its you again, Your Angel Feathers and your Blood Stains...

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 9:46 pm:
will try that next time for sure

SpaceRangerNJ 55M
4687 posts
8/4/2006 5:28 pm

You are an obsessed lady. Did you put a little stripe of purple or blue in your hair?
Enjoy the weekend.

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:25 pm:
plzzzzzzzzzzzzz.. you know i do the pokadots.. ya know.. I must be more tired then I thought.. I was trying to say.. "I can't keep up with the blogs with my life"...

SpaceRangerNJ 55M
4687 posts
8/4/2006 5:25 pm

    Quoting rm_jerseygem70:
    Don't forget to lick the petals

    Muhhhaaaaa might have to take a trip up to FL he he he

    Have a great weekend sweetie!
Wanna go? I'm planning on it fairly soon as a matter of fact. Ask me about the details.

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:23 pm:
go blender".. go blender"

elusive_angel 53F

8/4/2006 2:22 pm

Have a great weekend................!!!!!!

Elusive Angel


SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:22 pm:
you to hun..and I already have half the money for one boob.. lmao.. hmmm folks don't understand this is for me no one else..can you explain it to them ?? like hubby

JuicyBBW1001 54F

8/4/2006 1:57 pm

Have a good weekend and my mailbox is still empty and your new icon is still under construction.


SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:20 pm:
hey sweetie.. Having a real hard time with email.. may need to change it anyways .. I'll send it to you

WayneMarie4girl 45M/38F

8/4/2006 1:46 pm

This weekend will be a great weekend to sit back relax and take in the all the sights of summer. All too soon it will be winter and anticipating spring. Have a great weekend!

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:18 pm:
thanks.. you too.. enjoy

angelofmercy5 58F
17881 posts
8/4/2006 12:00 pm

So, how did the hair turn out? Have a great weekend!

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:18 pm:
yep.. left it too long .. was reading blogs and we lost track of time.. so it's real blond .. thank God My friend is a hair dresser and fixed it ..

fantasylover_05 62M

8/4/2006 7:45 am

Have a GREAT weekend Beautiful!!!

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:11 pm:
you too and thank you

firestarter665 42M/39F

8/4/2006 4:54 am

I bet your hair looks great though. I need a touch up myself.

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:10 pm:
lol.. it covers the grey[/SIZE]shhhhhhhh

Cozy_Red 50F

8/4/2006 4:30 am

Is that a real syndrome? I have felt that way in art museums, how strange!

SacredStarDance replies on 8/5/2006 2:09 pm:
yes.. it's amazing what beautiful art can do to ones soul

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