No matter the temperature, there are always souls that feel cold and alone. The smallest kindness can bring a warmth to their hearts they didn’t think possible. The smallest kindness can begin to heal a lifetime of loneliness.
I think Ohno is hugging a duck. A punk duck or just one with silly hair. Or maybe it was some other creature. Who or what Ohno is showing compassion for does not matter, that he is doing so without reservation…that is what matters.