Christine broke off the rest of the mirror, leaving the biggest part of the shard within Daniel but no obvious bit that he could grab a hold of and yank out, so in the last panel Daniel’s trying to dig through his own chest to get to it.

You can read the one-page-a-month comic Vermillion Tales under the $3 tier at the Patreon! $5 patrons get the perks like HD pages, PDFs, concept art and progress shots. The current story is called “Succubus”.