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The final rendition of Come What May, particularly the moment when Christian, after a long pause, sings back - confirmation that he's regained his belief in his and Satine's love. The crescendo of "Come what may"s that follows only drives it home.
"His palette is caked, his brushes are dry, yet the genius of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is as fresh and alive as the day he laid them down. Here, for a brief moment, they shall be restored to his hands, and he and his beloved city and his time shall live again."