honeyspider:

favourite faces for favourite mythic ladies: Clytemnestra with Carice Van Houten

Agamemnon took her as an unwilling wife but should have chosen meeker prey: A Daughter of Sparta, a sister to Helen, the mother of a murdered child, Klytaimnēstra took her bloody revenge. She handles that double-bladed ax without skill, but fury makes it lethal. What does Clytemnestra care for a little blood on her clothes?

Let me lay waste to thee.

(Source: manticoreimaginary)