Sure, Lorde might have been photographed with Tilda Swinton and David Bowie, but this is even better.
Courtesy of New Zealand’s unofficial cultural ambassador to New York, Gemma Gracewood, here is the bestselling singer alongside a compatriot cultural superstar, Man Booker winner Eleanor Catton:
And here’s another one, in which, says Gemma, they’re “deciding which photo to make public”.
More on Gemma’s Twitter timeline.
At last the week provides something to smile about.