1 a defensive wall.
• a person, institution, or principle that acts as a defense: the security forces are a bulwark against the breakdown of society.
2 (usu. bulwarks) an extension of a ship’s sides above the level of the deck.
harsh criticism or censure: his films and the critical opprobrium they have generated.
• the public disgrace arising from someone’s shameful conduct: the opprobrium of being closely associated with thugs and gangsters.
• archaic an occasion or cause of reproach or disgrace.
…a uniquely large species of Neanurid springtail that is endemic to New Zealand. H. paucispinosa is fairly large as far as springtails go with individuals capable of growing to several millimeters long! Like other (smaller) springtails Holacanthella paucispinosa is a scavenger and forages for organic material in leaf litter and under logs.
insouciance |inˈso͞osēəns, ˌaNso͞oˈsyäNs|
casual lack of concern; indifference: an impression of boyish insouciance.
— Bertrand Russell (via opulentjoy)
I want to scream the lyrics to this song at the top of my lungs whenever I walk by myself in the streets at night
Fugazi - Life and Limb
When the bit pulls tight the grip is sewn into the reins