While searching for Merlin's cave in the barren wastelands beyond the town of Myrddin, Prince Valiant encounters the calm and courteous Lionors.
“Why do you seek Merlin's cave?” the old man asks Val.
Art and text: Hal Foster and John Cullen Murphy (from page 1777, February 28, 1971).
Text: Hal Foster.
Source: Prince Valiant (Vol. 18): 1971-1972 – Hal Foster & John Cullen Murphy (Fantagraphics Books, 2018).
See also the previous posts:
• Wise Merlin
• Seeking Merlin's Counsel
• An Appeal to Merlin
• Old Beyond Years
• Merlin Ambrosius