dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote in binky_betsy,
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Sunday, 6 December 2020

The one where Elly is a big victim because she has to do something nice for April.

Synopsis: We find ourselves at the mall watching Liz trying to get a reluctant Elly to have April's photo taken with Santa. When she asks why she has a shitload of photos of Mike with Santa and at least one of her with Santa while April is supposed to love getting shut out, we find Angry Elly mutter that the novelty wears off because she has to be around crying children.

Summary: We've just witnessed the start of a pattern that's ugly and self-serving: Elly taking out her fatigue with parenting on the youngest child. It starts here and ends with a sweet suite and yelling "WE DID IT!!!" when the child is a mere sixteen.
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  • Tuesday, 13 April 2010

    Today, we get more of Elly ranting about how John is pissing away their money on a toy for himself; John's reaction is to sort of think that he's…

  • Monday, 12 April 2010

    We are, of course, in for the strip that has John back-pedal and admit that he should, after all, have consulted Elly about what he does with with is…

  • Sunday, 18 October 2009

    Let's see what nonsense awaits us today; since the Pattersons are low-down vermin who are pretty much a disgrace, it'll be a painful thing to watch.…