Saturday, June 25, 2005
Whenever I see group portraits hanging on walls and in galleries and in family photo albums, I always have the greatest respect for the people with the quizzical expressions on their faces.
It says: "the rest of you look dreadfully corny. But I know better. This little smile is all you're getting."
Da Vinci too knew the power of the understated smile. And he was a pretty clever fellow.