Everybody finds love in the end
I don’t know what exactly you call it in an anime sense, but Anno’s great ‘cinematography’ and scene-setting is really prevalent in this section.
- “The local train bound for Gora is now arriving on Track 4. For your own safety, please stay inside the yellow lines. If you’re accompanying small children, please ensure that they are properly supervised.”
1995 (L) & 2009 (R)
The person you are right now isn’t permanent. You’ll realize mistakes you’ve made later, and regret them. I always kept repeating that cycle: layering fleeting happiness over self-loathing, over and over again. But every time, I think I was still moving forward. Listen, Shinji-kun. Go pilot Eva once more. Ask yourself while you’re piloting: why did you come here? Why are you here now? Find out the answer for yourself right now. And when you’ve settled that, then come back, no matter what. Promise me.