For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnston

For Better or For Worse

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  1. Agent54

    Agent54 said, over 4 years ago

    When I traveled for work I would get the kids snow globes and pennants (state or college) from each airport. easy to buy light to carry.

  2. richardkel

    richardkel said, over 4 years ago

    The toy dog looks like Farley.

  3. djc928

    djc928 said, over 4 years ago


    Couldn’t do that now. TSA considers snow globes to be potential dangers – that liquid could be bomb material!

  4. psychlady

    psychlady said, over 4 years ago

    Snow globes and key chains are a good idea!

  5. lightenup

    lightenup said, over 4 years ago

    If the airport is big enough, they’ll usually have one store that has more unique items than the usual souvenir junk. I’ve bought some nice souvenirs in the Madrid airport that everyone compliments, but I’ve never found them elsewhere.

    What?? John, you should have gotten them some wind-up chattering teeth from the convention. The kids would have loved them. ;-)

  6. MrBedlington

    MrBedlington GoComics PRO Member said, over 4 years ago

    It was so easy in The “Beanie Baby Craze”

  7. DAZZ

    DAZZ said, over 4 years ago

    If I knew someone expected a gift, I’d shop before I got to the airport. The only thing I ever bought at the airport (other than drinks or a magazine) was a stole to keep warm

  8. gaebie

    gaebie said, over 4 years ago


    John was at a dentist’s convention. You can’t find much for your kids there.

  9. gmforde

    gmforde said, over 4 years ago

    You can get some really cool things at airport stores. You just have to know where to look. I think it’s nice that he wants to get the kids something. :-)

  10. keltii

    keltii said, over 4 years ago

    I see Garfield in amongst the toys!

  11. Ray-Bear

    Ray-Bear said, over 4 years ago

    snow-globes are not allowed on planes any more!

  12. exturk

    exturk said, over 4 years ago

    The last time I travelled, I made sure I had everything I needed, such as batteries for the camera. (film in the old days) I noted these items were available at the connecting airports – but no stated price! This means you pay full flaming retail – about double what you’d paid at home.

  13. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, over 4 years ago

    Lynn ‘s Notes:
    The gift from the airport gift shop was a subject that brought a number of responses. Some letters came from travellers who bemoaned the fact that a small gift was expected. Others enjoyed shopping for treasure and the surprise it would bring. It was a really divisive subject and I learned that when it comes to gifts and the business traveller, it’s much better to receive. Personally, I love to shop for “gifties” and sometimes the airport has the best shops!

  14. renewed1

    renewed1 said, over 4 years ago


    Only if there is more than 3oz. of fluid.

  15. msmaddog01

    msmaddog01 said, over 4 years ago

    Does any one remember when the kids were grown, Michael has a family, Elizabeth was about to get married, then zap we’re back at the beginning?

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