but the man in the black coat and hat looks a bit sad if not lonely.
i do not know why i think of it that way either.
i am not a specialist in such works, but the water looks a bit dark and thick compared to the bright trees in the background. (i just tried to present you with my outsider look on your work).
That is pretty much how the water looks there. It is not clear water and the person there I based off this felt a bit sad to me to.