I know the last page was a tough one to get through because a lot of people have gone through something similar to Thistle or are still dealing with similar problems, but don't forget that there are also people whose loyalty you have, and they'll be on your side in all things.
Hi, Orrig! Boy, it's nice to see you again. I didn't miss drawing all your little chest hairs, but... aaaahhh, who am I kidding? I missed those, too.