Our country and society is in such a precarious position due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and the misguided laissez-faire approach and failed leadership of Donald Trump. We are all under such stress and anxiety. However, I saw a tweet on Twitter that was so clever -- about Edward Hopper, a fervent aficionado of Emmett Lee Dickinson -- that we just had to share it:
One thing the tweet (nor the linked article) mentioned, though, was that before he began painting loners and scenes of loneliness, Edward Hopper spent a few months painting sad clowns. One example is depicted below on the right.