[x] opal airbending, i’ve wanted to draw her for ages so here it is c:
I may be super over-analyzing this, but just looking at this moment over and over again since it’s in gif form made me realize…
They’re reaching for each other at the same time. Both terrified out of their wits, they seek comfort in each other, and they’re trying to protect one another. And I always imagined that’s what their relationship would always be like. They spend the whole movie taking turns saving each other. Ariel’s always there for Eric, and Eric is always there for her.
That’s why I think this is an ideal romance.
Fire wants to burn
Water wants to flow
Air wants to rise
Earth wants to bind
Chaos wants to devour