dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote in binky_betsy,
dreadedcandiru2
dreadedcandiru2
binky_betsy

Monday, 17 November 2014

We begin the Christmas library fund-raiser arc with Elly telling Sue what a terrible mother Annie is.

(Strip Number 977, Original Publication Date, 18 November 1985)

Panel 1: We find ourselves at the library watching Sue comment on how frazzled Goggle-Eyed Elly looks.

Panel 2: Elly tells her that when she drove Annie and the kids into town, they 'destroyed' her car.

Panel 3: Sue makes the stupid palms-out gesture of don't hit me, Mommy and asks "You mean she just sat there and didn't discipline them?"

Panel 4: Rage-faced Elly rages that Annie confuses demolition with creativity.

Summary: Over-react much, El? It's a pain in the ass cleaning up upholstery but it's not worth the beating you'd like to have seen inflicted on a clumsy toddler who, despite what you always seem to think in cases like this, wasn't plotting to DESTROY you because he HAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAATES you.
Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 7 comments