Jacob Lawrence, "Depression" (1950)
Jacob Lawrence, Depression (1950)
Can a Game Be Literature?

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July 20, 2004:

Colleague passes in the stairwell.

"Hi," she says, to your surprise. You look up, smile, nod hello.

Maybe she hasn't seen you. On her way out of the building, just before passing from earshot, she mumbles, quietly yet audibly, "OK, don't say hello...."

Leaving you realizing that, no matter your best intentions, your inner emotional state does project real effects into the world.