Cul de Sac by Richard Thompson

Cul de Sac

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  1. margueritem

    margueritem GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Definitely a ‘NO!’

  2. TEMPLO S.U.D.

    TEMPLO S.U.D. said, almost 4 years ago

    The “kids get lost for years” really makes it a “no.”

  3. Arianne

    Arianne said, almost 4 years ago

    I loved the way those things would make my son’s hair stand on end. I always assumed it was from static electricity, not terror.

  4. Gary McSpook

    Gary McSpook said, almost 4 years ago

    I want to go to there.

  5. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, almost 4 years ago

    Alice is not sure what Dill really thinks of the Big Jungle Gym. Maybe he should speak more laconically: “No.”

  6. GROG!

    GROG! GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Certainly not!

  7. cdward

    cdward said, almost 4 years ago

    @margueritem

    Are you kidding? What better endorsement could you ask for? I’m in!

  8. einarbt7

    einarbt7 said, almost 4 years ago

    Alice is going and where she goes Dill will follow.

  9. rocketscientist

    rocketscientist said, almost 4 years ago

    “Standing in a slide zone
    Falling through a time zone
    Steppin’ in a slide zone
    He had me falling through a time zone”

    —Slide Zone, Moody Blues

  10. Dani Rice

    Dani Rice GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Am I too tall to go in?

  11. nanaode58

    nanaode58 said, almost 4 years ago

    Alice reminds me so much of my granddaughter! Dill means no, Alice wants to go!

  12. Dry and Dusty

    Dry and Dusty GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    @Dani Rice

    I don’t know. How tall are you? :-D

  13. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, almost 4 years ago

    1.. Notice that Dill is barefooted; Alice isn’t.
    2. I’m going to repeat a story I told about a tall jungle gym awhile back (had to be on this site). When my grandson, K, (who turned out to be an Aspie) was four, I took him to a Burger King with a three-story jungle gym. (BK, McD’s and them don’t seem to have play areas any more – lean times? Lawsuits? Aging of baby boomers?) He quick scampered to the third level, where there was, like, a ship’s wheel. By and by I heard a commotion up there – K had a death grip on the wheel and was hazy on the concept of taking turns. I saw an older boy twirl his finger beside his head – he noticed. Bawling and screeching for K to come down had no effect. So I hauled my sixty-six-year-old carcass up the tube to the third level (big-time grime and urine odor), and dragged K back down, inch by inch, with him kicking and screaming. Later, over a burger, he apologized for his behavior. It was a while, however, before I took him to another jungle gym.

  14. Perkycat

    Perkycat GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    @Gokie5

    Cute story. I can’t even imagine trying to get in one of those things. Sometimes you just gotta do what you gotta do.

  15. cookies333

    cookies333 said, almost 4 years ago

    @Gary McSpook

    So do I! : )

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