"They were strolling and talking. It seems very obvious they're staying together," says the witness. "They weren't holding hands, but were walking closely together under the cherry blossoms."
The Daily News' tipster also noted the couple weren't wearing hats or sunglasses. Silda was out and about enough to also be spotted by our (fairly effusive) emailer.
Maybe they want to be seen.
Eliot and Silda have dropped some big hints. If they clarify exactly what is going on, we can finally move along to judging them.