I watched him play. I realized then that the rhythm of my heart started to match his lulling melody. And as I looked around the big crowd. I realized that he was not only playing the strings of his instrument. But also the strings of hearts.
I am dying for the actual contecxt of this photo<<<< It was this one Roman Emperor named Nero and he was known to be so cruel that while his citizens and Rome burned he 'fiddled' as in played music cheerfully