Quote Originally Posted by CarlRadford View Post

Its all about that finger on the leg - why on earth do I find this contact so powerful? It just illustrates the connection and tenderness!
For me, its power is in the casual trust it conveys. Without that finger one can assume a close connection between the two, but that forgotten finger really nails it.

It's a picture pretty rich in visual allegory -- the contrast of the arms, the articulated but fading face on the left vs the as yet unformed face on the right...

A great shot.