First, if you haven't seen this gorgeous piece yet, get over to X's site and check out A Particular Path of Touch. I may possibly be biased at the moment, but I think this is one of X's best pieces among a generally spectacular oeuvre. The lighting is just unbelievable.
And it's highly inspiring:
Touch, Dead Zone, Bruce/Johnny He wanted to beg for what he hadn't gotten yet.
With many thanks to merryish and cesperanza for putting it through its paces! Comments appreciated as always.