I asked him if he does other kinds of "artistic" work. "Yes, I work with pen & ink, chalk, and I am a tattoo artist as well." I then glanced at his arms and back. I wanted to take some pictures of his tattoos, but thought that it would be asking a lot of someone whom I had just met. Besides, I'm not sure how I would feel about photographing someone's body. This young man comes from an artistic family. His father is a painter and his brother is artistic as well.
Then I asked him his name. I told him that I used to work with someone by the same name. Would you believe that I used to work with one of his relatives? It's a small world isn't it! I think that more businesses should include local art as part of their advertisement. The mural adds a bit of beauty and class to the neighborhood, it was enough for someone like me to notice.
Here is the final version