No digital devices, no plastic toys, simplicity is the key! This is one fine kid! Would that more of us follow his example.
Not for this kid.
To my mind this image is a lucky joining of personal emotion with an interesting background. This young man was sitting quietly on a bench outside of a local real estate agent. His downtrodden face seemed jarringly at odds with the pictures inside. I liked that dissonance.
He went on to climb higher until his mother, in no uncertain terms, intervened.
Walking in Boston’s North End a few days ago, I came upon this street musician playing in a park. Suddenly this little boy walked over and quietly stood very close to him, entranced by his playing. The two stayed that way for quite a while. It was a beautiful moment.