‘These youngsters should speak for themselves.’ Just remember what Frank Sinatra had to sing about a curtain. Maybe there will always be a certain psychological distance between elder people and kids and the like as far as mutual understanding is involved.


Now for those, who wonder where these pictures come from, I first state, that I created them myself. As a prove of this I will show you the drawing, that lead to the picture on the left. The scaly pattern I took from yet another page of my 1975 sketchbook. The making of the frame on the picture at the right side was most time-consuming. But by pure coincidence I discovered a way to speed up the process.
So after all that took only 27 minutes and gave me time to watch a game of chess between Magnus Carlsen and Levon Aronian at the Grenke chess classic 2019.