For nine years, the King didn't paint a thing. Then, he had a vision -- a colossal monument of himself that would be the legacy for the ages. But he hadn't even finished painting the scale model, which was over 100 feet tall itself, when his powers began to fail.
The King never finished another painting. Then one night, he went to sleep and couldn't even finish his own dream, and he's been trapped inside it ever since.
As Monroe stood there, trying to think of something to say, the statue shuddered and the hatch slammed shut. And now there was no more need for talking. The King was awake.