The Dinette Set by Julie Larson

The Dinette Set

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  1. margueritem

    margueritem GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Maybe she’ll call on them just to get rid of them.

  2. purple sky

    purple sky GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    I’m just afraid to even contemplate what they’re there for… OMG, I gotta get some BB!!! That was too much for me to deal with! GAAAAAHK!!!

  3. SusanSunshine

    SusanSunshine GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Aha!
    Funnier if you remember that Julie can’t spell.

    I googled “Jobe” …. found nothing that made sense…
    then I realised it’s probably supposed to be “Job.”
    As in “Burl has the patience of Job.”


    Speaking of patience…
    the pun on the wall reminds me of a sign I loved, in my doctor’s parking lot years ago:

    “Patient Parking Only.”


    I told him it cracked me up, but he couldn’t see why…
    which also cracked me up.

  4. SusanSunshine

    SusanSunshine GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    And is the receptionist calling out “Harris” cos she can’t read “Wallace?”


    Sounds about right.

  5. mikie2

    mikie2 said, almost 4 years ago

    And since when were Joy’s boobs conversation starters? Maybe if she named them Denali and Hood.
    Like purple, I cringe to wonder why Burl is so anxious to see the doc. What horribly kinky thoughts spring to mind. Ugh!

  6. SusanSunshine

    SusanSunshine GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    Dogsniff…. yes, I was talking about the Bible story…
    but his name is spelled J-o-b, not J-o-b-e…

    It’s used metaphorically in connection with patience.


    But usually not patients….
    well, except at my doctor’s office, where patients do need the patience of Job.

  7. Pacopuddy

    Pacopuddy said, almost 4 years ago

    He’s really careless with his Bibles, too. Must go through loads.

  8. TheWildSow

    TheWildSow said, almost 4 years ago

    @SusanSunshine

    Ah, Job…the busiest doctor in the Bible!

  9. finale

    finale said, almost 4 years ago

    The Pennys are out of filched medical supplies already? Burl’s non-malignant mole/freckle is acting up? Burl’s ready for another dose of disability? Are they at the Procto and is Burl on the cusp of poetic justice?

  10. jmcx4

    jmcx4 said, almost 4 years ago

    @finale
    Thanks. You just made me think of the dreaded “bandit”, or “finger wave”. I’m a little nauseated right now…

  11. InTraining

    InTraining said, almost 4 years ago

    @finale

    YES…. He’s just in to extend his medical leave for that turned ankle…. 3 months ago…. !

  12. InTraining

    InTraining said, almost 4 years ago

    Can’t find the squiggle thingy….? ! ? Waaaa Waaaa Waaaa…!

  13. MissScarlet

    MissScarlet GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    @InTraining

    Check out the lady on the far right. Elbow.

  14. InTraining

    InTraining said, almost 4 years ago

    @MissScarlet

    Ahhh…. Thanks…. now I can take a nap in piece…. ! ! !

  15. DAZZ

    DAZZ said, almost 4 years ago

    Yes Doctors all expect patients to have patience, unfortunately; that’s why I use the clinic in the pharmacy of a grocery to have blood tests taken. I can get very impatient when I’m fasting. I go first thing in the morning (no waiting) and I receive results by email in a couple of days.

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