18 February 2013

Dances with Wolves


"From beasts we scorn as soulless, 
in forest, field and den,
the cry goes up to witness, 
the soullessness of men"

-M. Frida Hartley


I look just like Jon Snow here, haha!! Game of Thrones Season 3, please come soon.
Winter jacket, gloves and tights are from mom, biker boots are my sister's, dress is also second hand and the bag is from Lindex, I think. 
Silver jewelry (not really visible here) from MoonRavenDesigns and Fashionology.



I've been visiting my childhood home with my sister for a few days now, and will depart for my own home tomorrow. My dear mom was kind enough to snap these winter stroll outfit pics for me although she pretty much hates being on both sides of the camera! For starters I'd like to highlight that the collar in the jacket is 100% fake. I would NEVER wear genuine fur, not even in vintage. Never. The jacket is made of recycled wool and polyester and I got it from my mom through H&M's discount rack. So I guess double thanks to her are in order. 




And now for my other subject.


Something horrible happened in this town a while ago, something that makes my blood boil like hellfire. And I wish to share the cause of this feeling, regardless of usually keeping this blog mainly for shallow things.

Some local hunters were caught red-handed by the law while illegally preparing to kill wolves. You know, those painfully beautiful and wise animals that have every right to coexist in this northern land. This however happens to be something many people in my country can't understand. Innocent wolves are slaughtered day by day, merely for the nudges of fear in the feeble hearts of men. While fighting against poachers in other countries I almost forgot how this happens in my own one as well! It's tragic to witness how homo sapiens hasn't evolved from the caveman days, but still trembles in the unnecessary fear and scorn towards other animals, reaching for security in guns because their closed minds can't wrap around the beauty and diversity of nature. No creature is as dangerous as a human suffering from fear.

There's no reason to hunt these magnificent beasts to the brink of extinction (there's only about 120 individuals left here!), there's nothing that could ever justify this persecution. Makes me ashamed to belong to this race, but I still hope that some day compassion and a wider form of intelligence will reach these people, I do. I just wish I could do more to help.


My rant, for now, ends here. I wish you all a good and peaceful night,
and I hope that the future generations might still be able to hear the wolf's howl slicing the air.

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  1. I am touched by your post. Here in America, there is a backlash against the reintruduction of wolves, and many many wolves are killed. Some states that used to offer protection have bowed to pressure by hunters and ranchers, and have lifted the protection. I can't understand why so many people hate wolves-like really hate and want to kill them! There have been COLLARED wolves in Yellowstone National Park, that have been killed. These are animals that are tagged, and tracked/monitored. And people see these collars, yet shoot them anyway. It is disgusting, and sickens me. All animals have the right to exist. It is not our right to snuff out life.

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    1. (First of all, I'm SO sorry it took so long to answer all your comments! I've been away from the blog due to horribly rushy days!)


      And Lainie, I'm so incredibly sad to hear these hunts are going on in America too. I agree with you 100% that we have no right to snuff out life, unfortunately that isn't how most people perceive the world. It's sick that people have so much hate inside them. I've heard that Finns have shot some collared wolves too, those people don't have any respect for nature. A couple of days ago I actually saw a photo of an American hunter posing on a pile of wolves he had shot. It's a sick, sick world. :(

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  2. In the last photo, you look almost like Johnny Depp in the Dead Man poster.

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  3. I have also thought very much about this killing of animals because they come to our territory.

    I think it's very unfair that we slaughter innocent animals that have only doing whats natural to them, example killing a pet for food or just to defend their territory.

    We have forgotten that we should live side by side with nature. Even though it is sometimes unfair to us.

    People have forgotten that it is us, the people who has come to territories of animals...

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    1. I agree with you so much, animals have an equal right to have their natural territories, it is we who invade them. We should do our best to coexist with other species, right now humankind acts like a virus, spreading on new areas and leaving just destruction in the wake. I hope this will change now and in the future. :)

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  4. Oh wow i love your pictures! I feel sad for the beautiful wolves, they didn't do anything wrong :( I'll hope one day soon people understand the meaning of life, also for the animals..

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    1. Thank you Michelle! I hope so too, from the bottom of my heart.

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  5. Many animals are slaughter here in my city, and in the place I live for be food, I'm vegetarian awhile, I have sense of this animals feel, cry, and the people continue to hurt this little and innocents lifes just cause they like the tast of meat. Is sad too, is sad how we treat these animals, using for tests, fashion, food. I wanna be vegan one day, I'm working for it. And I don't use more skin clothes ore fur (I never use fur), but I have hope, cause my friends and some other persons are open they heads and understanding all the evil in the use of animals... They are friends, not food, not fashion, not fun.

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    1. It is sad how animals are being abused, and so so unfair. Animals are so kind, pure souls, they deserve all the happiness in the world. I hope all people will see it some day soon! I'm working on my veganism too, I do still own some leather shoes and such but I eat and support vegan food and idealism. We all have our own path. :)

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  6. Game of thrones is sooooo badass.can't wait for it either.
    I love your outfit,I would love to bundle up like that but it doesn't get that cold out here in California :( .it really does suck how some people don't see how important these animals are to our society.my husband once told me dodo birds did excist at some point.if that's true,wouldn't it be awesome if they still did? Now they're just a fairytale creature.hopefully animals at extinction today don't ever become just a fairytale.

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    1. Thanks so much! I'm dying to see the new season, I've already browsed all the trailers available! You should come to Finland, there's plenty of opportunities to bundle up like that in here. :D

      Dodo birds did indeed exist before men ate them to extinction. What if there really were unicorns and such before? I just wonder how many species will share the same fate in the future? None, I hope, but I fear many species will disappear (and species do disappear in rain forests daily). For example elephants are in real danger right now, I'm donating to support the fight against poaching. I hope it all works out!

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  7. Kirjoitit tosi kauniisti ja koskettavasti susista. Olen täysin samaa mieltä, tämä viimeaikainen susientappohuuma on jotain aivan käsittämätöntä.

    Tässä hyvä juttu Aamulehdestä, joka on lähtenyt Facebookissa kiertoon: http://sphotos-h.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-frc1/858201_603313906360966_1934779660_o.jpg

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    1. Hyvin tiivistetty pätkä, ja surullinen tosiasia. Ja kiitoksia, ihana kuulla jos teksti kosketti. :)

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  8. Why exactly would you not wear recycled fur? I'm just curious. What's less bad about buying cheap, unecological and unethical H&M discount jackets (woolen, no less)? Do you have a philosophy behind this or is it just a question of giving (or not giving) out a certain image?

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    1. It's ok to be curious, but why such a tone? It's not like I bought the jacket, and I don't see wearing it as a bad thing. :) I'm not the biggest fan of H&M either, but it doesn't hurt me to get something from there as most of my possessions are recycled. But I see fur, even recycled, as much more unethical and unecological in both material and message, counting all the pain and heaps of waste it produced. It is not something I'll ever wear, for my heart tells me not to.

      I'm not trying to give out a certain image here, I'm just trying to live by my own standards of what's right. I wouldn't wear fur even in second hand because it would sicken me to the core. So I don't use it, simple as that!

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  9. The last photo is truly beautiful! I love your style, in my dictionary the definition of 'woman' is you.
    I'm a fan of wolves since Game of Thrones, so that part of slaughtering them makes my heart cry.

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    1. Oh thank you so much! <3 The direwolves in GoT are gorgeous creatures!

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  10. Oon aivan täysin samaa mieltä kanssasi! Välillä kun kuuntelee uutisia, ihmiset sekoo tästä asiasta täysin ): Mun isä sanoi et susi ei oo moneen moneen vuoteen vahingoittanut/tappanut ihmistä, tää hysteria menee liiaksi. Mehän niiden susien asuinalueille ollaan tungettu taloinemme! ):

    ps. tuo otsikko viitannee siihen lefaan? Mahti leffa! Rakastin sitä<3

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    1. Juu, viittaa kyllä! Se on hieno elokuva. :)

      Ihmiset tuntuu tyystin unohtaneen tuon elintila-jupakan, mehän sinne metsiin ollaan tosiaan taloillamme tungettu susien asuinalueille. Ja tämä massapaniikki on ihan hullua, monet tuntuu vihaavan susia vain vanhan periaatteen puolesta tutustumatta kolikon kääntöpuoleen..ja monet näistä tyypeistä ei kuuntele edes faktoja tai järkipuhetta, hirveän vaikeaa keskustella tästä aiheesta rauhallisesti. :/

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  11. I don't understand why people don't try do understand animals... They always care only about money.

    But I'm glad that there are people who thinks like me :D

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    1. I'm glad about that too! And yes, it feels like most things in the human heart are run by money, and it is so sad that it's impossible to find the right words for it. :(

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  12. You look blindingly gorgeous and that coat from H&M is beautiful, it looks so cosy and warm, your Mum sure has an eye! I've never owned any real fur, or real leather come to think of it (at least I don't think so!) I totally agree 100% with everything that you've said! I sometimes feel completely and utterly speechless and ashamed by our race, the cruelty we can inflict on other living beings and on ourselves. We might be at the top of the food chain but our way of thinking towards animals hasn't evolved along with our brains. I am joined to quite a few animal charity groups on Facebook and day after day there are horrendous images of animal neglect and abuse, sometimes it makes me cry and other times it makes me want to scream. I just don't understand any of it, I couldn't dream of causing such pain to an animal :( Donating money to WWF and cat food to the local shelter makes me feel like I'm doing something to help but we should all be doing more!

    I had to laugh at the Jon Snow thing, I totally thought of him too as soon as I saw your picture! XD I can't wait to see more of the White Walkers! ~ ♥ ~

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    1. Oh thanks so much! My mom sure has an eye for these things, she and my sister both seem to know what I like!

      I'm a bit of a masochist, but I read animal rights news every single day. And I cry a lot for the pain they reflect. Usually it just gives me the feeling to help and push those news forward, and I try to absorb the information without drowning myself under it's weight. You're right about how we haven't evolved much, Mahatma Gandhi once said that the true moral progress of a nation can be judged by the way it treats its animals. I would say we're not civilized at all, sadly. But it helps if everyone does something important! Donating is a good way, I think. :)

      And haha, I almost made a look-alike picture of Jon Snow and me! There's this one picture of him that I saw immediately in the first photo. :D

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  13. Ihmisille, joiden mielestä susien tappaminen on ihan ok, käytän vertauskuvana sitä, että jos joku lapsi eksyisi pihaani ja ampuisin sen, olisiko se ok?
    No ei olisi! Niinkuin ei ole eläimenkään tappaminen vain siksi että se on eksynyt pihaan. Minusta siinä ei ole mitään eroa.
    Toki ymmärrän sen, että pelottaa. Kyllä minuakin pelottaisi jos omassa pihapiirissä pyörisi susia, mutta siinä vaiheessa kannattaisi varmaan miettiä vähän tuota elinympäristöään uudelleen. Ei pidä tunkea asumaan paikkaan, jossa pelottaa asua. Tämä aihe saa minutkin niin vihaiseksi js totta tosiaan, häpeän kuulua ihmislajiin.

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    1. Pakko tunnustaa etten itsekään näe siinä eroa, elämä on arvokasta lajista riippumatta!

      Ja tosiaan kukaan ei pakota ihmistä asumaan metsän keskellä, eikä pelko oikeuta tuhoamaan toista lajia. En varmasti antaisi omankaan lapsen mennä yksin metsään leikkimään susialueella, vaan ymmärtäisin suojelutarpeen vainoamatta silti susia millään muotoa. Eläin ei ymmärrä reviirilleen tunkeutuneiden talojen rajoja, ja mun mielestä on ihmiseltä äärimmäisen typerää jättää koira yksin ulos susien lähelle. Sitten itketään kun koira vietiin, oma vika. Pelkoa kokee miltei kaikki, mutta tämä susipelko paisuu jo mielisairaudeksi asti. Ampiaisetkin tappaa huomattavasti enemmän ihmisiä kuin sudet. :D

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  14. Minustakin on järkyttävää, kuinka sudet ajetaan sukupuuton partaalle. Ja ihmisen vielä sanotaan olevan olennoista fiksuin! Julmin olisi osuvampaa. Minusta on ihmeellinen argumentti, että susia halutaan tappaa, jos ne sattuvat astumaan jalallaankaan pihoille. Ihmisethän olettavat, että eläimet eivät ymmärrä. Pitäisikö siis olettaa suden tietävän, että tämä on nyt jonkun piha, jonne ei saa tulla? Ristiriitaista. Puhumattakaan siitä, että niitä tapetaan niiden omille reviireille metsiin.

    Kunpa luonnon monimuotoisuutta tosiaan arvostettaisiin.

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    1. Ihminen on kyllä älykäs, mutta ikävä kyllä viisaus ei sovi ihmiskunnan nykymenoa kuvaamaan. :/ Tuo pihapiirissä liikkuvien susien lopettaminen on tuhottoman hullua, huh. Tietysti susi liikkuu ruoan perässä mutta on ihmisen omaa tyhmyyttä jättää esim.koira yksin pihalle, tai ylipäätänsä muuttaa niin syrjään että susilaumojen liikehdintä lähellä on mahdollista. Silloin pitää kantaa valinnastaan vastuu eikä tuhota muita lajeja ympäriltä pelon vuoksi.

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  15. http://digi.suomenkuvalehti.fi/issue_page/katkera-susijahti/?shared=1

    Tässä toisenlainen näkökulma...

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    1. Kiitos linkistä, ei vaan hetkauta sympatioita tippaakaan sudenmetsästäjien puolelle. :) Nuoren ikäni maalla asuneena tunnen tuollaiset tyypit ja lähinnä säälin sitä tiedottomuutta, katkeruutta ja pelkoa mikä tuostakin tekstistä heijastuu.

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  16. I just checked that in my country lives circa 600 - 700 wolves.
    It's so sad that there are people who still don't understand that every species has a right to live.

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    1. Wow, so the situation is a bit better than in Finland! I hope all people will see the value of all species some day. :)

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  17. Samaa mieltä, ihminen on todellakin niin vieraantunut luonnosta kuin vain voi olla. Unohdetaan, että metsissä asuu karhuja, hirviä, susia ja ahmoja, ja mitä vielä.. Sinne mennään sitten hölkkäämään ja unohdetaan että metsässä on muitakin. Kun emokarhu sitten puolustaa pentuaan ajamalla tyhmän lenkkeilijän tiehensä, siitä nousee hirveä metakka ja iltalehtiä myöten kailotetaan sitä, että miten karhut ovat taas vaaraksi ihmisille ja miten ne täytyy hävittää ja tappaa, koska ihminen on kaiken yläpuolella ja jolla on valta käsissään. Muistan, miten pari vuotta taaksepäin emo- sekä pentukarhu tapettiin, koska ne olivat "häiriköineet" metsissä. Paikallisen kylän "metsästäjät" lähtivät isolla porukalla niitä metsästämään..

    Sama on susien kanssa. :( Itse ottaisin koirani sisälle yöksi, jos asuisin alueella, missä vaeltaisi susia. Enkä missään nimessä jättäisi sitä ulos hihnaan yöksi, joissa sudet ovat vieneet koiria ihmisten pihalta öisin.

    Ihan hulluksi mennyt tämä maailma.

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    1. Huh, nuo karhujahditkin on ihan absurdeja. Taannoinen karhuntappohan paljastuikin sellaiseksi että metsästäjät olivat härkkineet unilla ollutta karhua ja ampuivat sen pesäänsä.. Kyllä todellakin itseänikin pelottaisi jos karhun tapaisin metsässä, mutta tuollainen metsästysvaino on puhtaan sairasta. Itsepuolustus äärimmäisessä hädässä on ok, ei vainoaminen. :/ Ei nää Suomen karhut sentään mitään Akakabutoja ole..

      Ja olen aivan samaa mieltä, koira sisälle yöksi jos on susia lähistöllä. Silkkaa omaa tyhmyyttä jättää koira syötiksi hihnaan.

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  18. Voi että miten upean näköinen sie olet! ♥ Ihania, talvisia kuvia. ^^ Kaunis asu, tuon mekon helma tasapainottaa aika kivasti tuon takin muhkeutta. :)

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  19. Niin paljon asiaa tässä, enkä voi kuin olla täydellisen samaa mieltä kaikesta. Susien suojelusta, turkiksista, John Snowsta (hehe!). Ja sivupalkissa Native American wisdom, sille on sydämessäni aina paikka. Luonnontuhoamisvimman edessä tuntee olevansa niin voimaton, ja miten paljon on jo menetetty... Olen iloinen, että otit asian esille!

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    1. Otan varmasti myös vastaisuudessa! Blogin olen pyrkinyt pitämään kauneuden ja luovuuden kanavana, mutta luonnonsuojelu ja eläinoikeustyö on sen verran syvällä sydämessä että voisin sitä raottaa jatkossa hieman enemmänkin. :)

      Ihanaa kuulla että intiaanien viisaudelle löytyy fani lukijoiden keskuudesta! Niin paljon on jo menetetty luontoa että ihmiskunnan mielen on pakko kääntyä pian, ainakin toivon että näin käy. Intiaaneilla oli huomattavasti viisaampi suhde luontoon, mun mielestä kaikki voisi ottaa sieltä oppia.

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  20. I've always wondered what shoes you're wearing in snowy cold Finland, but these boots (although maybe only borrowed) suit you as fine as your high heels. :) I love the coat, too, I'm actually looking for something like that for some time now, it's just so difficult to find nice, warm coats that aren't made out of wool or some synthetic fibre... well, you find them, but they usually don't come in black.

    There's some wolves' reintroduction going here as well like in some other countries (I love nature documentaries and watched "Wild Scandivia" a while ago and was so fascinated how much wildlife you still have up there), but people are anxious about the possibility of this coexistence. The thought of ferocious wild animals, threatening the existance of humans in the countryside, is still so deeply rooted in many minds. Some years ago, there was a bear roaming the border areas very near my parents' home, and all the medias made such a great fuzz about it, fueling the fear he could kill a human, that in the end, the only living bear in this country for many decades was shot by some idiotic hunter. :/ Even wildcats have been extinct here and are only slowly returning to the forests...
    Every day I could go mad while witnessing how animals are treated like such inferior beings, the mere thought is so frustrating and depressing

    But to end with something less gloomy: I'm eagerly waiting for the 6th book, especially concerning Jon Snow! The series can give me only so much consolation.

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    1. I'm really having trouble at finding good winter boots. :D I'd take these from my sister in a split second if I could! I'm searching all the time but the perfect pair just doesn't seem to come up. Or maybe it's because I'm mainly searching in second hand boutiques..

      Those old fears are the most dangerous ones, I hope people could just forget those and learn how to coexist with other species. I'm so sorry to hear about the situation in your country, luckily the wildcat (lynx) population in Finland is still pretty stable, but I'm frightened that the hunters will lower their numbers. :(

      And to discuss about the less gloomy thing; I still haven't read ANY of the GoT books! I don't have the time right now, booo! They're waiting for me in our bookshelf, but I can only read them after I've finished my school. :D

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    2. Unfortunately, it's so typically human to recognize that something is deeply wrong after it is already too late. Almost all predators here had to be extinct before being reintroduced again. Some lynxes returned and actually those smaller wild cats that resemble so much their domesticated relatives. My uncle works as a biologist for the government and runs their reintroduction program in the south. He does bat rescues from buildings that are to be taken down, too (parking garages and such). <3

      Haha, it has been the same for me, I've never wanted to commit myself to such an epic book series while still in university, but as soon as I had my graduation I plunged myself in the first three books and devoured them in about three weeks. :D

      Sorry, I always tend to talk so much - hope you enjoy Helsinki, have a good trip!

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  21. Hieno kannanotto sekä susienpuolesta ja turkiksia vastaan, samassa postauksessa. Oon ihan samaa mieltä. Kiva että oot ottanut kannan että tyylistäkin voi blogata ilman että se on aivotonta, vaikka varmaan on välillä vaikeaa tasapainoilla missä määrin haluaa arvoistaan julkisessa (ja kovin luetussa) blogissa jauhaa.

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    1. Kiitoksia, kiva kuulla! Tasapainoilu on kieltämättä välillä hankalaa ja siksi olenkin pitänyt blogin enemmän kauneuden ja luovuuden kanavana, jauhan sitten eläinoikeuksista ja politiikasta enemmän muilla kanavilla kuten Facebookissa. Silloin tällöin ei varmaan ole pahitteeksi vähän aukaista sanaista arkkuaan täälläkin. :)

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  22. Tosi hienoa, että otat kantaa salametsästykseen. Se on kyllä tosi oksettavaa, ja jotkut ihmiset vielä tappavat susia kannanottona tai huvikseen. En tiedä, oletko lukenut viime vuonna Hesarin kuukausiliitteessä ollutta juttua yhdestä salametsästäjästä, mulle tuli jotenkin niin paha olo sekä ihmisten että eläinten puolesta. Kuvottavaa, miten ihmisillä pitäisi muka aina olla joku ihmeellinen oikeus asua missä huvittaa ja lahdata sitten seudulla huomattavasti ihmistä pidempään asuneita eläimiä tieltään... :(

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    1. Huih, en ole lukenut mutta hirveältä kuulostaa. Karmivaa miten noiden ihmisten oma paha olo purkautuu viattomiin luontokappaleisiin, pitäisi hakea oikeesti jotain ammattiapua ennen kuin tarttuu aseisiin. Kuvottavaa todellakin! :<

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  23. I absolutely agree with you‎!!!!
    You are so beauliful!

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  24. Stunning look!!!!!!!! Your style is awesome.
    Loved your outfit too. Great pictures!

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  25. Firstly, you are so insanely beautiful!
    Secondly, the wolf hunting makes me so angry! There's two wolves living in the woods near my house, and the Norwegian government want to shoot them because they're not Norwegian. That makes me so angry and sad. Wolves are such beautiful and wise animals, as you say in your text. <3

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    1. Thanks so much! <3
      And oh my goood what kind of a reason is that to shoot a wolf?? What does it matter if they're Norwegian or not? :o This world is getting stranger by the minute.

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  26. The coat, love it! I think I've seen it too in H&M and I was doubting if I should buy it (I have about one million coats already). Is the fluff blue-ish? I remember the one I've seen had either black fluffs with a little bit of blue in it.

    xoxo, GlitterGun

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    1. Yes, it's blue-ish or purple, depends on the light. :) I like the really artificial look so no one could mix it with genuine fur.

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  27. Upeita kuvia, ja 100% asiapuhetta. Aina saa kuulla, miten susi on julma ja hirveä peto, ja että niitä on mukamas ihan tarpeeksi... jaa, ihmisiäkö ei? Ja ihminenkö ei sitten ole julma, kun sukupuuton partaalle lahtaa taas yhden kauniin eläinlajin?

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    1. Voi kiitos paljon!
      Sepä se, tuntuu ihan absurdilta että Suomessa on kuitenkin n.5 miljoonaa ihmistä eikä sata sutta tunnu mitenkään mahtuvan samaan elintilaan.. Käsittämätöntä typeryyttä. :/

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  28. I know you probably used poetic language by choice, but how exactly is wolf a wise animal? I totally agree with you about hunting wolves and this hysteria in Finland is absolutely ridiculous, but I also resist mystifying animals. They're animals, not characters from books or cartoons. They do not have concepts of being beautiful or of wisdom, and I think it's problematic to reflect generic architypes on real animals. I think perceiving animals through this narrative, fiction-like filter is one way of being estranged from nature, even it of course is much more peaceful than this immense hatred we've seen.

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    1. YES, I use poetic language automatically because it's natural to me. This wasn't a scientific article, but based on my feelings, like I stated, and although wolves might not have those concepts, human readers do.

      I do understand your point of view, but to me nature has always been, and still is, a thing of endless wonder. :) I have no shame in describing it in such way because I do see it through a wondrous filter, so there's no point in scolding me on this. You might see natures reality in a more practical approach, but please respect my point of view too.

      Sure wolves are violent beasts, that's their nature, but they are also very clever and sentient beings. So calling them wise isn't an overstatement, that's shown in the studies based on their behaviour and that's how I perceive them. Sure they're not in the top five most intelligent beings on this planet, but it's not wrong to call them wise although the concept of wisdom doesn't touch them personally.

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  29. Oh you look lovely in curly hair and fake fur collar. It's so strange that they hunt wolves illegal and you have only 120 in your country. I have to admit that were I live it's an overflow of them. As they don't have any natural enemies exept humans and the cold, they have moved closer to society. They even attack dogs in leash. Chase riding horses etc. I have forbidden my children to visit the forest alone. Some say that wolves doesn't kill humans but you can only check death records. I'm not against wolves, definitely not. But when they are so many that their territories are filled and that they have to live that close, they are too many of them.

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    1. Thank you linnea-maria! :)

      Wolves do attack dogs in leashes here too, but I think the only one to blame on that is the dog's carer for leaving the dog so unprotected. Dogs surrender their lives to wolves, as they know they're stronger, so it is a natural way for them to die. I think it's very wise to forbid your children to play alone in the woods, that's what I would definitely do if there were wolves prowling near the house. But the sad truth is also that people have taken too much space from the wild animals, and to me it feels natural that they come closer as their natural habitat closes like a noose. :/

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  30. Minäkään en ymmärrä susipelkoa, sillä milloin susi on edes viimeksi hyökännyt ihmisen kimppuun? Pelkäisin enemmän karhuja, jos asuisin luonnon keskellä tai sienestäisin, mutta eläimet kuuluvat luontoon.

    Mitä sukkahousuja muuten käytät vai käytätkö jotain legginsejä pakkasella? Minulla on kovemmilla pakkasilla villaiset ja fleecevuoriset sukkahousut päällekkäin, mutta silti tulee polville kylmä. Pidempi hame tietysti auttaa silloin, mutta välillä haluaisi pitää lyhyttä.

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    1. Kyllähän noita hyökkäyksiä tapahtuu jossain Siperian laitamilla silloin tällöin, ainakin huhupuheiden mukaan. Suomessa ei ainakaan ole tapahtunut mitään 1800-luvun jälkeen. Ihmisen kuuluukin olla varuillaan, mutta murhia en ymmärrä ollenkaan, ennaltaehkäisevä tappaminen on puhdasta hulluutta. :( Minäkin pelkäisi paljon enemmän karhuja, huomattavasti vaarallisempaa kohdata karhu metsässä kuin yksinäinen susi!

      Käytän talvisin aina montaa paria sukkiksia ja legginssejä jos on kylmä päivä. Ja jos on avonainen hame niin lämpöshortseja alla. :D Mulle ei tule kylmä kovin helposti, joten muutamalla parilla paksuja sukkiksia on pärjännyt mainiosti!

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  31. No jopas, tuollaisessa Jon Snow'ssa silmä lepää.

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  32. I love Game of Thrones, too ;)

    You are so beautiful!

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  33. These photos and this entire post is just breath-taking. Truly beautiful.

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    1. I'm speechless, thank you so much! :o

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  34. Beautiful.
    Until humanity as a whole practices compassion for all living beings, sadly we will have killers amongst us. Thank you for caring and expressing your views here.

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    1. I agree with you, mankind will not know peace before compassion is extended to all living creatures. Like Pythagoras said once: "For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seeds of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love.” "

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  35. En muista olenko tullut kommentoimaan tästä aikaisemmin, mutta teen sen nyt kuitenkin! Löysin blogistasi aikoinaan juttua American McGee's Alicesta ja toisesta osasta, voi hyvä luoja olen nyt aivan koukussa... Kiitos sinun! :D Blogisi on ihana, olet kaunis ja inspiroiva. <3 Olen aina pitänyt tietynlaisesta synkkyydestä ja tummuudesta, täältä sitä saa aina sopivina annoksina. :) Kaikkea kivaa sinulle!

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    1. Et oo tainnut aiemmin kommentoida tästä! Mutta ilo on minun puolellani, ihanaa jos oon saanut tartutettua ne muihinkin. :D Ja kiitos ihanista kehuista, kaikkea kivaa toivon sullekin! <3

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  36. Oot vaan taas niin upea ihana <3 Purr ^^

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  37. Mainitsemani leffa muuten tulee tänään 23.30 TV5:ltä. :)

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    1. Niin se Dracula-raina? Laitoinkin sen jo nauhalle :D

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    2. Juu. Olisi kiva jos kertoisit mitä pidit. :)

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    3. Se oli hmm..mielenkiintoinen? :D Ne alun vampyyrikuvat oli tosiaan upeita! Pari kertaa leffa huvitti vaikka Leslie Nielsen onnistuu aina jotenkin ärsyttämään enemmän kuin naurattamaan, ei jotenkin vaan iske mun nauruhermoon täysillä. Bram Stokerin Dracula on itselleni hyvin sydäntä lähellä ja siksi parodiointi nauratti, mutta olihan se nyt ihan pölhökomediaa ja pitikin ottaa siltä kantilta. Mun mielestä se olisi vaan ollut parempi jos olisin ollut nousuhumalassa. :D

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  38. Kiitos kun otit kantaa tähän karmivaan susiasiaan. Asun myös Joensuussa, ja joku mielenosoitus tai jotain olis jo paikallaan. Juntit usein väittää että sudensuojelijat asuvat Helsingissä kaupungin suojissa eikä tiedä "todellisuudesta" mitään, mutta voi kyllä, meitä löytyy myös täältä korvesta. Salametsästys moottorikelkoilla (ja ylipäätään mitenkään) on säälittävintä ja oksettavinta julmuutta mitä voi kuvitella. Who's with me?

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    1. Ikävä kyllä tuo on ihan totta, ihmiset jaksaa valittaa että kaikki eläinsuojelijat asuu Helsingissä ja ovat totaalisen irtautuneita luonnosta, vaikka meitähän löytyy kaikkialta. Itsekin asuin 18 vuotta Joensuuta huomattavasti pienemmällä maalaispaikkakunnalla, eikä todellisuudentajuni susitilanteesta ole koskaan ollut kaukana. Näen sen vaan hyvin eri tavalla kuin paikalliset junttimetsästäjät. :/

      Ja oi kyllä, haluan osallistua mielenosoitukseen!

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  39. you are stunning on those pictures !
    I love the first one, it gives me skill !

    and, I really like your hairs when they are a little bit rolled (?)
    beauties in black in the white snow, everything I need to make sweet dreams :)

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  40. Amazing. The last portrait image - mesmerizing...

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  41. Really nice and beautiful

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  42. wow you're so beautiful, your eyes are like another dimension!!!

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