It doesn't always have to be a gloomy day. It just takes a little perspective. Color only shows with light, after all. I love that the only color is the blue of the slightly transparent umbrella, it really draws your attention.
Stopwatch is and was originally from France. He's a mechanical engineer, and loves to construct clocks and other time-keeping machinery. He loves to sneak off into nearby clocks owners to watch sunrises and sunset. (kinda reminds me of the mad hatter)
Steven: there's a little truth behind every "just kidding". Jase: there's a little knowledge behind every "I don't know". Tristan: there's a little emotion behind every "I don't care". Stephanie: and there's a little pain behind every "it's okay".