...pend chi faster than his body can produce it." Iroh explained. "So, he just has to bend a bit?" Katara asked. "No. In Aang's present state, he is physically incapable of bending, plus even if he could, the action would only slow the rate of chi gain, not stop it, and that's not enough. There's only one way to save Aang's life."
Iroh bent forward to whisper his secret knowledge into Katara's ear. Katara was shocked, to say the least. "Oh… Well, we are married so… we have done that before," she stuttered out. "I'm afraid it's not that simple." Iroh revealed woefully. "Oh no…" Katara moaned. "At this point, Aang has gained so much chi, that the drainage will have to last for a significantly long time. At least 72 hours. And the drainage must be constant. Your body will give out long before it's time…" Katara's eyes widened in realization.
"You don't mean…"
"You're going to need some help…"
Being the Avatar's wife sucked…
Katara marched into the room like a woman possessed, angry like a ferocious Croco-lizard. "Zuko, Sokka, Bumi… GET OUT!"
"SHE'S GONE FERAL! RUN!" Bumi shouted, oddly aware of the situation, for once. The boys were soon out of the room.
"Katara, what's ...