D. F. Wallace – Infinite Jest
E. Hopper – Self-Portrait / A. Bronzino – Pietro de’ Medici / Rembrandt – Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man / L. Freud – Francis Bacon
I like that. I like it that my country’s people have such empty, bulging
eyes. This instills in me a feeling of legitimate pride. You can imagine
what the eyes are like where everything is bought and sold – deeply
hidden, secretive, predatory and frightening.