He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.
Because I’ve been so excited about the recent Person of Interest season finale, I decided to revisit my older paintings of Reese and Finch - they are among, if not actually, my favorite portraits I’ve ever done, and deserved some touchup and refinement. This show has come so far and raises such interesting questions - it’s a privilege to paint these characters (and hopefully I’ll do more this year during the hiatus!)
Sameen risked everything at the stock exchange, not just to save our lives, but to pull the whole world back from the brink of disaster, all with the knowledge that no one would ever even know her name. Everybody here, all of us, spend our days saving the lives of people we don’t even know. Each loss is unbearable, but when it’s someone you know… You think she’s dead. You think Shaw is dead, and you don’t have the guts to tell them.
Person of Interest rewatch » 2x18 All In “You know, your wife, the one you lost, she lost a good man. She’s smiling down on you right now.
Wait. You mean she’s not dead? You know, for a genius, you’re an idiot.“
“It’s too late, Lou.”