Meander Pattern Interrupted

Some articles on pattern:

Kleophon Painter - Themes - Greek Mythology
... is black from the top of the neck down to the middle of the neck with a tongue pattern interrupting the black and red in the middle of the neck ... Below the tongue pattern is a three flower pattern wrapped around the neck of the Lekythos ... The flower pattern extends from the tongue pattern at the thinnest part of the neck down to the top of the shoulder ...

Famous quotes containing the words interrupted, meander and/or pattern:

    “Speak when you’re spoken to!” the Queen sharply interrupted her.
    “But if everybody obeyed that rule,” said Alice, who was always ready for a little argument, “and if you only spoke when you were spoken to, and the other person always waited for you to begin, you see nobody would ever say anything, so that—”
    Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898)

    The first sentence of every novel should be: “Trust me, this will take time but there is order here, very faint, very human.” Meander if you want to get to town.
    Michael Ondaatje (b. 1943)

    The real trouble about women is that they must always go on trying to adapt themselves to men’s theories of women, as they always have done. When a woman is thoroughly herself, she is being what her type of man wants her to be. When a woman is hysterical it’s because she doesn’t quite know what to be, which pattern to follow, which man’s picture of woman to live up to.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)