"What progress, you ask, have I made? …
I have begun to be a friend to myself."
A github user thdvl (likely _why) communicating with another github user cwales (also likely _why) saying he's begun to be a friend to himself. Is _why coming to be at peace with himself? So many ways to interpret this art :)
watch the fire on the other side of the river, basically it means it's not my problem so LOL