Shades of self-doubt sprang up unceremoniously now and then
Bringing with them haunted feelings of dripping melancholia
But the ones that hit him real hard were those streaks of failure
|‘Painter at work’ by Paul Cezanne (1839-1906)|
Image Source: Google Images (The painting and the name of the painter as seen above has been used for mere graphic representation and has no relevance whatsoever with this piece of fiction).