Panel 2: And he was always genuinely affectionate with her, not brushing her off like Elly or trying to be a kid himself like John. Funny, too, that the last time we saw April shooting baskets, she was in a snit.
Panel 3: Not sure what that means, except that it's the Hopeful Looking-Up Pose. So probably April will have hope, remembering what a fighter Jim is.
Panel 4: Argh, Cookie says quietly. Again, a reference to devotion is dropped in out of absolutely nowhere. And she's alone on the bus, having driven everyone else away.
Well, hopefully next week we will see Liz. Or not.