It's been four weeks since he'd been carried in, taken back from their enemies, and placed on Furiosa's bed for the healers. It's been three weeks since she'd come back from a meeting to find the bed empty, blood-stained and rumpled sheets left cold.
Max knows, Furiosa knows, even the littlest War Pup seems to know, Max won't last long out there. So he stays.
- Part 2 of Dust and Fire
The first ones show up three months after.
Furiosa came to realize Max wasn't sending them their way just to be safe, to be helped, but also so they could help her, help her people.
- Part 1 of Dust and Fire