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  • On the eve of a funeral, a period of recollection, assessment and grieving, yes, the Moon, with its portents of emotional uncertainty seems very appropriate.

    For much will be said, and much unsaid, and the portrait painted with inevitably be incomplete. A partial illumination by a pale light, this, at this point the silvery glow that we want to see. What we do not want to see is confined to the dark shadow.

    Yes, on the eve of funeral, the Moon.
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