Tom Waits' song
obviously goes with this.
The post title is the tongue-in-cheek French translation of title of the haunting, powerful painting by Edward Hopper, Nighthawks
. Well, I'm in France and that's about the only thing my iPhone snapshot has in common with this iconic painting.
If you look carefully at Hopper's work, you'll notice that none of the figures is looking at anyone else, a thing that always comes to mind when I see people sitting alone in a café. It's something I've already discussed here
as far back as 2009.