“Nothing more thoroughly civilizes a man than association with a Good Woman.”
Nothing civilizes a man more then good women. If the world needs better men, (which it desperately does), then it definitely needs better women. Not “perfect” women mind you, just better women, so we can do this! So let’s do this! We all have a great and essential part to play…
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About the Art:
Stitching the Standard is a painting by British artist Edmund Leighton. It depicts a nameless damsel on the battlements of a medieval castle making the finishing touches to a standard or pennant with a black eagle on a gold background. In a time of peace the woman has taken her needlework into the daylight away from the bustle of the castle.