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Sing for me by favri Sing for me by favri
Grandfather Kyle was present at the Light of Mars. In fact, he was a Champion of the Sages, chosen to guard the final Lighthouse. Although defeated, he survived the battle. But walked home with a blessing he never wanted.

At 72, he could still easily pass as someone in his late forties or early fifties. He probably had another decade or two to live. Grandmother Dora... not so much.

As she grew older, her health deteriorated. At the end of her years, she was constantly ill and bedridden. But she never stopped smiling.

Even on her deathbed, as he held her hand, she still smiled.

"It's okay," she told him. "Really, it's okay..."

But it wasn't okay. Not for him.

"Sing for me, Kyle..." she said, "sing for me like you did the first midsummer..."

And he sang.

He sang and sang. Even when the tears overwhelmed him, he still sang. Even when we told him she was gone, he kept singing and refused to let go.
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Faldorion Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2013
I like it
First the drawing style fits the mood very good.
Secondly the shadings are to not bad and fits the mood of the situation to.
All in all you have brought the sad feeling very good to the viewer

definitively a thumps up ^^
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leontinees Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2012
Damn, I really never thought about it... but is sadly true, probably Kyle´s aging was lowered like Isaac´s, but obviously not Dora´s. Now I want to cry :cries:
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favri Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2012
:pat:
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VoxRhyme Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2012
why

why did you have to do this
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favri Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2012
:icontrollfaceplz:
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Lemu-san Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2012
MY HEART

WHY WOULD YOU DO THIS

*jumps off a cliff*
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favri Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2012
:icondarthvaderplz: NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
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Knight-Dawn Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2012  Student General Artist
Now I want to cry. ;-;
That's so sad. :C I forgot that Kyle was exposed to the light but not Dora. T.T
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favri Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2012
:pat:
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Knight-Dawn Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2012  Student General Artist
I love how creative you are with your artworks. :aww:
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