For his mind was full of forlorn hopes, death-or-glory charges, and last stands.
C. S. Lewis
I am [in your world].' said Aslan. ‘But there I have another name. You must learn to know me by that name. This was the very reason why you were brought to Narnia, that by knowing me here for a little, you may know me better there.
The mere presence of a human being, with its offer of at least some companionship, broke down the tension in which his nerves had long been resisting a bottomless dismay.
And so for a time it looked as if all the adventures were coming to and end; but that was not to be.
And when it was over they wished it was going to begin again.
The grave and the image are equally links with the irrecoverable and symbols for the unimaginable.