But what the heck is she talking about? She stayed home in the morning, but there's a bus she can take to get there in the afternoon? A city bus? Can she just waltz into school late? Did John write a medical excuse for her?
Panel 2: See, you could have calmed down and done this in the first place.
Panel 3: Disappearing boobs again.
Panel 4: And the exact same gag that was used for Liz when she was this age, or a little older. Well, the sentence was reversed, but the meaning was the same. And what's up with that guy's face, I wonder? Mushroom cap nose and a mouth like the grille on a '54 Pontiac!