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Get Up And Run by Bintavivi Get Up And Run by Bintavivi
Full colour version is up!! =D The description remains the same, though. ^^;

I've been listening to Tania Opland and Mike Freeman's song "Run!" from their album "Sunset's Gold", which is based on Anne McCaffrey's Dragonriders of Pern series.

"Then my feet took off my legs went, too,
And my body was obliged to follow.
Me with my hands and mouth full of cress
And my throat too dry to swallow.

I thought Id run before been running all my life
Never doubting I could hold my own
But faster than Ive ever been is still not fast enough
Though Im straining every muscle and bone, to

Run! Run! Run! No time to think, stop or stay, just
Run! Run! Run! I want to live to see the end of this day."


Those lyrics inspired this scene where Hiccup and Tuffnut are attacked -for a reason that I will not reveal for now- and outnumbered. The snowstorm, Hiccup's prosthetic leg and Tuff's wound make it difficult for the both of them to run away, yet they know they have to do it if they want to stay alive.

Coloured with Gimp.
HTTYD (c) Cressida Cowell and Dreamworks.
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SammyDrawing Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2014
Woowww ;) I love itit
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner May 24, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks!! :)
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deviantadict102 Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2012
reminds me of skyrim
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Why, thanks! :)
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BenRG Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2011
The lyrics were partially written by Ms. McCaffery herself in [i]Dragonsong[/i]. It is what was going through her character Mellony's mind when she realised she was out in the open with a Threadfall bearing down on her.
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Yes, I know. :nod:
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ShariIsLikeWHOA Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Can't believe I forgot to fave this! I remember when it was nominated ^.^ I voted for it! Oorah! Such a good picture.

Is it just a picture or do you have an accompanying story?
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much! :glomp:

Mmm. That's a fair question. :aww: It may be in Beyond the Realms...or not. ;)
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Ace093 Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
<3
I love the drawing , i love the composition, i love the background, i love the coloring
I love everything about the pic <3
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Bintavivi Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Aww, thank you! :hug:

(How do you say "thank you" in Greece?)
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