oh darn it now I know EVERYTHING has been thought of in this fandom...
that's what I get for coming late to the party...
(refuses to talk on how much Hnnnnggg the picture is giving)
This is beautiful.
And when you sleep, dream. Dream of some place free from ice and misery, where there would always be fire and warmth, where there would never be a need for a match pony to freeze and starve in the cold and dark ever again. Dream, your pains are over; put them behind you. Your grandmother will wait for you in the bright dawn ahead...
You... you son of a---
(Breaks down crying)
And that smile-face. Is it hopeless hope. Sure brings out the story well.
...almost forgot that!
This is a beautiful picture. ;-;
Somepony save her!