The eye instinctively looks for analogies and amplifies them, so that a face imagined in the pattern of a wallpaper may become more vivid than a photograph.
The wallpaper with which the men of science have covered the world of reality is falling to tatters.
Either that wallpaper goes or I do.
Busy as a one-armed man with the nettle-rash pasting on wallpaper.o. henry
My wallpaper and I are fighting a duel to the death. One or the other of us has to go.