After Aang, Katara, and Sokka run out of money, they meet a fisherman who confronts Aang about running away from his destiny as the Avatar. Sokka goes with the fisherman to earn some money and Aang tells Katara about why the fisherman was indeed correct and tells her why he was in the iceberg when they met. Iroh also tells the crew about what happened to Zuko and why he has a scar and the reasons why he is banished. A terrible storm begins to form and Aang must save Sokka and the fisherman, while facing his fears as the Avatar, and Zuko must put aside his selfish reasons for hunting Aang to save his crew.
Did You Know?
The Air Nomads have many parallels to real world Buddhist monks, including the way in which they discover a reincarnated leader. The method of hiding artifacts from past lives amidst mundane items and observing whether a prospective child Avatar correctly chooses the artifacts is based on one of the many tests used to discover the reincarnated Dalai Lama. See more
When Katara walks into the cave where Aang is hiding, her shadow overlaps Aang's but we don't see it fall on him. See more
We need you, Aang.
I need you, too.