It is, in fact, one of the largest collections of van Gogh outside the bespoke Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
From 1913 parts of her collection were open to the public in an exhibition hall in The Hague.
Before I know it, I had signed up for a year's worth of extended profile crap. They make it extremely difficult to even find the links to get to the place where you can cancel your stupid year membership=to the tune of 7.97/year. The whole incident was inconvenient, full of trickery and manipulation. I would never ever recommend signing up for POF's extended profile option. Well, been on the site for a couple months - then, as soon as I do not log in for a few days, I started getting many, and I mean many, like 5 to 10 in a day and sometimes 3 or 4 right after each other "So and So Wants to Meet You" emails in my Gmail inbox.
He has applied for a transfer; he dreams of the letter from the viceroy that will whisk him away to Buenos Aires, but it does not come.
Strolling around the docks, he notices a corpse floating in the water, the corpse of a monkey that had dared to quit the jungle and dive into the flux.
Nostalgically Zama looks back to the days when he was a corregidor (chief administrator) with a district of his own to run: Doctor Don Diego de Zama! The forceful executive, the pacifier of Indians, the warrior who rendered justice without recourse to the sword…, who put down the native rebellion without wasting a drop of Spanish blood.
Now, under a new, centralized system of government meant to tighten Spain’s control over its colonies, chief administrators have to be Spanish-born.