Well this page took quite a while to finish. So many details… the first panel shows some of the more elderly monks congregating in their final moments, opting to simply pray, hold hands, and be with each other rather than fight the inevitable.

On a completely different note, listening to ‘Rise‘ by Katy Perry gave both of us chills. The lyrics to that song really fit this story so well – so well in fact that we’re thinking of making a TaN AMV. More on that as it comes!