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For Better or For Worse

By Lynn Johnston
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    TEMPLO S.U.D.  almost 5 years ago

    I think Farley obeyed you, John, because he got scared of your anger.

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    legaleagle48  almost 5 years ago

    That, plus it’s a canine instinct to obey the alpha dog, which is how all dogs see their owners.

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    Agent54  almost 5 years ago

    @Gweedo MurrayDo you get the humor in life? John is like many guys, good days and bad days.

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    Trekman58  almost 5 years ago

    They don’t call ‘em "man’s best friend" for NOTHIN’!

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    kimlay1  almost 5 years ago

    Got out of the wrong side of bed did we?

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    Nabuquduriuzhur  almost 5 years ago

    re: gweedo

    I never did see how either Elly or John could make it after a year or so.

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    masnadies  almost 5 years ago

    Seems like not much has changed…and yes, it would be nice to be listened to sometimes!

    Lynn’s Notes:

    Here is another strip that got me into hot water. Readers thought John had actually KICKED the dog in panel two! What I had tried to show was John putting his foot under Farley’s rump and moving him. I would never have shown someone kicking a dog! This taught me to never draw an action unless I could draw it well!

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    keltii  almost 5 years ago

    John is in babysitting mode, Elly is still at the gym and the kids are pushing to see how far they can get!

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    sleeepy2  almost 5 years ago

    A guess a lot of these commenters have never experienced the “joy” of kids who will not stay in bed. They could make Mr. Rogers lose his temper.

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    alondra  almost 5 years ago

    I’m glad he didn’t kick him. I can understand the frustration. Sometimes I tell my cats to get out of my way.

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    gaebie  almost 5 years ago

    And we NEVER see Elly yelling at the kids. Ever! At least not in the past 24 hours.

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    loves raising duncan  almost 5 years ago

    Hello, NSPCA? After screaming at the kids, (got the recieving end of that.) and scotting the dog along, who would want to love John. He reminds me of my so-called father…I hated his guts!

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    route66paul  almost 5 years ago

    When parents just want to get rid of the kids and then force them to bed at an early hour, the kids are going to get back up and raise Cain.Parents that do that sort of thing are not parenting.

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    Mickeylacey  almost 5 years ago
    my dogs hide when they hear an angry voice. Tone is everything. Can’t imagine John kicking Farley!!!
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    scottjsmith.peng  almost 5 years ago

    No he isn’t kicking the dog. See Lynn’s notes posted by a couple other users above.

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    LV1951  almost 5 years ago

    I guess some people forget that it takes 2 to make a marriage work. And 2 to break a marriage! No one is perfect!

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    rowena28 GC Insider almost 5 years ago

    Is he kicking Farley? Oh, wait, I see from the notes that he isn’t, but it sure looks like it.

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    kathymcel GC Insider almost 5 years ago

    just because he pays the bills does not mean he is not an idiot.

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    Evirtinkelbell  almost 5 years ago

    John, you are a BIG jerk.

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    Needsagiggle  almost 5 years ago

    I resemble this strip

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    westny77  almost 5 years ago

    woe are u in an ugly mood

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    m b  almost 5 years ago

    Kicking the dog ?? NOT NICE OR APPROPRIATE :(

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    Vulpes88  almost 5 years ago

    @loves, yeah it’s going way too far. It’s not Farleys fault that the kids aren’t going to bed.

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