I think most would already guessed it but sweat lodges (or most if not all of these kinds of spiritual experiences, unless specified otherwise), are not meant to be used as some sort of couple therapy. When I first talked about the scenario with the person helping me out for this chapter, he was very clear on this point, and wanted to make sure I wouldn't give anyone this false impression. Given the context and the characters' history, I don't think I did, but I'm speficying it here just in case.
And as for the situation presented in these strips; like the leader says "there's a time and place for everything". Don't make out when doing a sacred ceremony. Unless it's a sex-orientated Tantra ritual maybe, then it's d=(´▽｀)=b
See you for this end of chapter!