dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote in binky_betsy,
dreadedcandiru2
dreadedcandiru2
binky_betsy

Saturday, 25 June 2011

Having been briefed on the situation, Phil volunteers to round up Farley; since he understands how dogs think, he'll get the job done.

(Strip Number 4191, Original Publication Date, 26 June 1982)

Panel 1: Having learned that Farley has absented himself, Phil tells Elly and John not to worry; lost dogs are his specialty.

Panel 2: Before he can tell them that he dated a bitch once, Elly cuts Phil off in mid-profanity by yelling his name.

Panel 3: He apologizes because he knows that there are children listening and tells her that he'll go out and see if he can find him; Elly asks him how he can do that given that it's dark out.

Panel 4: As he grabs a box of dog biscuits out of the cupboard, he tells her that he's going to douse himself in Eau du Milkbone.

Summary: He's also going to use a wider search radius and go places where he knows that stray dogs end up; that's one of the things the original story and the book have in common. Another thing that they have in common is that Phil ends up needing to clean his car's upholstery afterwards.
Subscribe

  • Tuesday, 27 July 2021

    The first of two strips that tell us that John will also crow about finally stepping up after Elly is too feeble to do housework. Panel 1: We start…

  • Monday, 26 July 2021

    The one at the home front where Mike proves that he comes by being a revolting ass honestly. Panel 1: We find ourselves back in Milborough watching…

  • Sunday, 25 July 2021

    Come! I will teach you the Elly Patterson! She is this immaturity! She is this wave of nausea! Synopsis: After the family leaves for the day, Elly…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    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.
  • 22 comments

  • Tuesday, 27 July 2021

    The first of two strips that tell us that John will also crow about finally stepping up after Elly is too feeble to do housework. Panel 1: We start…

  • Monday, 26 July 2021

    The one at the home front where Mike proves that he comes by being a revolting ass honestly. Panel 1: We find ourselves back in Milborough watching…

  • Sunday, 25 July 2021

    Come! I will teach you the Elly Patterson! She is this immaturity! She is this wave of nausea! Synopsis: After the family leaves for the day, Elly…