dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote in binky_betsy,

Friday, 25 November 2011

Mike's faith in Santa is shaken by some idiot collecting for charity. Let's see how Lynn explains this one.

(Strip Number 348, Original Publication Date, 26 November 2011)

Panel 1: We find Mike and Lawrence at the uptown shops; as they head to Philpotts, Lawrence points out some guy in a Santa suit collecting for some generic charity. Since he's a kid, he's really excited when he says "Hey, Mike!! There's Santa!!"

Panel 2: Lawrence says "HiSantawhatchadoingareyoureallySanta?" and Mike asks him where his sleigh is.

Panel 3: Since they're getting in the way of his collecting money from people who actually have it, the man tells the two of them to scram.

Panel 4: A down-cast Mike says that he doesn't think he believes anymore.

Summary: Since Mike is an idiot raised by idiots, his losing faith won't be seen as a part of growing up but as yet another trick his parents are playing on him to make a fool of him.

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