Russian Ark (dir. Alexander Sokurov, 2002)
Informal: beautiful suffering; beautiful pain; the romanticisation of pain.
Etymology: from Ancient Greek καλός (kalos), κάλλος (kallos) - ‘beautiful’ and πάθος (pathos) - ‘suffering’.
[Kinuko Y. Craft]
( watched Wolf Children last night. Is it normal to have this many feels? sometimes like a gutter-spout, one of those gargoyles that shoots rain out of their mouths off the side of a cathedral, I don’t even notice the water stuck in my eyes until it’s rampantly dribbling down my cheeks. them endorphins, man! )