October 16, 2003. Some say he seems to be holding a crushing weight. He is in a way. I see him as in a tight space, symbolic of he who fights in the Iraqi and Afghani Wars and shoulders the post traumatic stress and financial burden. He is also the symbol of the ordinary person and the environment exploited by economic and military policies. Acrylic on linen, 72X48 inches,$2000.00. Click to enlarge.