Welp - this one put a lump in my throat real quick! What a powerful image that is.
I still can't wrap my head around the strength and the courage it must've taken for Chadwick Boseman to make all of those children's hospital visits - in between his own hospital visits (which NOBODY knew about) just to put on a smile on a couple kids' faces - but he did it, time and time again. That's really all you need to know about the guy to know we lost a special one when he passed. He was one of a kind, and will undoubtedly continue to be an inspiration to millions and a worldwide icon for many years to come.
Here's what the artist himself, Nikkolas Smith, had to say about this piece: