dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote in binky_betsy,

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

We get age-inappropriate nostalgic whining from Richard about how much he misses his old room.

(Strip Number 4647, Original Publication Date, 8 July 1986)

Panel 1: As Anne shows off Leah's bedroom, she tells Elly that she's wanted a little girl for so very long and now gets to indulge her desire to splurge on frilly clothing with lace and pink nightgowns.

Panel 2: Elly tells her that she's done a beautiful job on her room.

Panel 3: She then sets up the punchline by asking Richard if he agrees with her assessment.

Panel 4: He says that it sort of used to be because it used to be his room.

Summary: Looks as if someone got lost in the shuffle on this one. There seems to be a theme of people forgetting their old baby in the excitement of having the new one only to turn around and bleat about how resilient they are.

  • Post a new comment


    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.