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  • Walking to the bridge, I saw him.

    I stood there, and observed him for a while.

    Until two Japanese tourists shook me from my daydream, asking me to take a photo of them.

    The artist?

    Well, just totally oblivious to everything.

    Continuing with his work.

    As I walked away,

    I thought I even noticed a hint of an amusing smile from him.
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