Certainly, the presidential election--whose results were broadcast late into the evening--didn't go the way I or most of those I respect had hoped.
And while I'm taking it as it comes, the possible repercussions should scare anyone.
But while it may seem trifling in comparison, the joy I encountered--not just my own, but communally--via a visit to Wrigley Field that morning should provide some semblance of hope for mankind, and womankind.
Even among those who aren't Cubs fans.
So here is a good smattering of shots, of the famed marquee, of the exterior bleacher walls on which fans wrote tributes in chalk, of several W signs, of statues of legends being carted off due to impending construction, and more.
All photos by Seth Arkin. Copyright 2016. Please do not repost without permission and attribution.