You know how it goes. When you live in a fascinating city, you don’t take the time to see and appreciate the sights unless someone comes in town. I don’t.
Recently I had the opportunity to visit The Art Institute of Chicago. It has been far too long so I took my daughter and one of her girlfriends who had never been to Chicago before.
Here are two of my favorite things:
Marc Chagall’s stained glass:
And the most stunning piece in the place and my personal favorite is an oil on canvas by a French painter named Jules-Adolphe Breton. It is titled The Song of the Lark, 1884. This painting glows in your presence! I could stand before it for hours.