Hel is of course the queen of the underworld (also called Hel) in Norse mythology.
OK I was being inattentive - the last flashback is not when Al died. But this one is either it, or only a few months before it.
Oh wow they’re really falling apart here.
oh gosh this is painful.
…oh wait that’s it. I’ve caught up. I thought it would go on longer than that?
Well uh, ok, there we go everyone, that’s O Human Star! I’m really glad to be caught up with it and I’m going to be keenly keeping up with it.
I admit I kind of thought there would be more but then webcomics only move so fast and I think this one may only be like, 1/week.