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Heartwarming / Norman Rockwell

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  • "Puppy Love". When Google used it as a Doodle image in 2010, viewership interest overwhelmed the Rockwell Museum's server.
  • Pretty much any painting telling a happy story:
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  • "Breaking Home Ties". While it borders on Tear Jerker status - a father sitting with son as the young man is waiting for the train for college, with that forlorn dog resting his head on the boy's knee - it still counts as Heartwarming. The father seeing off the boy to become a man... and... sniff... oh, crap, we need a Tear Jerker page.
  • "The Doctor and the Doll", where a grandfatherly doctor gravely uses his stethoscope to examine a doll belonging to a worried-looking little girl. The seriousness with which he treats her seemingly absurd request, just to put her mind at ease, makes it perfectly clear he's a Friend to All Children.

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