This is one where Martha demonstrates matter over mind, but since the mind is the mind of Michael Patterson, it’s not much of a contest.
Dialogue, this is a progression:
I’ll talk with her, but I won’t dance.
I’ll dance with her, but we won’t touch.
I’ll touch her, but I won’t like it.
The next one should be:
I’ll like it, but I won’t react as if I like it.
Visually the progression is not as clear
Panel 1: Still by the snack table.
Panel 2: On the dance floor. This one is the best one. Even though Michael’s dancing style looks a little like he is laying an egg or has a bad case of the hemorrhoids, his dancing is still better than the girl in silhouette behind Martha who appears to be stomping bugs.
Panel 3: Where did Martha’s left arm go? It looks like the colourist got confused about whether that was Michael’s right arm or Martha’s left arm. Hint: If the arm doesn’t have stripes on it, it belongs to Martha.
Panel 4: Martha goes in for the kill. Victory!
Summary: Martha wins the battle. Now, let’s take a look at the classic Hollywood versions with this same theme: