Some of them were.
This post's theme word is omphalic, "navel-gazing." Though lacking belly-buttons, Haring's illustrated people invoke omphalic thoughts.
|Approaching Versailles from the front|
|The front parking lot is large. N.B.: most of the castle is not even visible from here.|
|Just a little family chapel.|
|Serious ceiling fresco.|
|The chandeliers and other fixtures aren't unintimidating, either. More gold! More!|
|Our shadows in the evening, rising to meet us.|