dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote in binky_betsy,
dreadedcandiru2
dreadedcandiru2
binky_betsy

Sunday, 29 March 2015

Today's strip has Mike torment Farley because there's nothing else for a house-bound boy to do while waiting for the Canadian winter to end.

(Strip Number 7213, Original Publication Date, 6 April 1986)

Panel 1: We start things off with Mike rooting around in the basement closet for something.

Panel 2: Said something is John's fishing gear.

Panel 3: The strip most people are actually going to see starts with him sitting at the bottom of the stairs casting a line.

Panel 4: He then starts to real something in.

Panel 5: Said something is Farley who's being attracted by a cartoon soup bone because everyone knows dogs love to chew on bones.

Panel 6: He continues to follow the slowly receding bait.

Panel 7: His biting into it just when he's around a corner from Mike puts an unsettling smile on the boy's face.

Panel 8: Mike yells GOTCHA!!!! and tackles a frightened Farley.

Panel 9: The dog growls at him as he wriggles loose.

Panel 10: As a pissed-off Farley saunters back to where he was before all this started, Mike thought-bubbles that he can't wait for summer to arrive.

Summary: He has something of an advantage over us. This is because summer will eventually arrive; treating Farley with respect and dignity never will. He lives a life of being mistreated by idiots and dies a needless death because Elly is too damned stupid and lazy to buy a proper lock for a gate. Also, since this strip is not the Easter strip, I think that we can look forward to having the strips in December rearranged for the Holidays.
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.
  • 11 comments