wanders the forest, lost.
he will give him one of his 3 daughters to take as his wife.
telling him he will return at the next full moon.
and his youngest daughter knew this, so he chose her
to go with the beast in order to keep his secret.
he's going to cook her for dinner.
expecting her to cry uncle.
and wasn't really going to cook her.
and if he helps her, she will remain his wife.
to fight the evil spirit.
the bottom of a lake...
before confronting her father the next day.
races to the castle and leaps to protect her from the evil spirit's fire.
are just naturally tough.
I like how he stays a cat-monster rather than turn into a handsome prince. I assume that this idea was perhaps abondoned to produce NAUSICAA IN THE VALLEY OF THE WIND instead.(Can anybody out there provide some confirmation?) A great find full of beautiful art. Don't hesitate to grab it if you happen to come across a copy!