For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnston

For Better or For Worse

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  1. kfccanada

    kfccanada said, over 2 years ago

    Let’s go with grandma’s story…it’s fuzzier and warmer.

  2. kittenpah

    kittenpah said, over 2 years ago

    I like the retreating levels of chlorophyll and varying amounts of sugars in the leaves explanation better. I like to know how god arranges his pallet.

  3. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    And then there is the much more fun fantasy explanation.

  4. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    Lynn’s Notes:
    One of the children’s books I loved best was about a family of rabbits who painted the woods with all the colours of the rainbow. In spring they painted the buds bright green, in the fall they painted the leaves different colours, and in winter, they painted the shadows on the snow. Even now, whenever I see long turquoise-grey shadows stretching across a snowy lane, I remember the illustrations in that book.

  5. Tom

    Tom said, over 2 years ago

    @kfccanada

    I agree whole heartily.

  6. Tom

    Tom said, over 2 years ago

    Grandma’s great.

  7. lightenup

    lightenup said, over 2 years ago

    Well they both work together somehow

  8. Jean

    Jean said, over 2 years ago

    I like Lizzy’s explanation better.

  9. Macushlalondra

    Macushlalondra said, over 2 years ago

    Very cute. God paints the leaves one by one, and God makes the snowflakes one by one so no two are the same. A lot of people think God could be busy doing more important things, but that limits God, and really God can do anything and everything, He is not limited to one thing at a time like most of us.

  10. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave said, over 2 years ago

    And she’s right…

  11. Jim Guess

    Jim Guess said, over 2 years ago

    We try to explain, using science, what the Master Planner did when He built the universe and everything we see.

    And we fail. Why? Because we cannot scientifically explain beauty.

    Science does a fair job, but Grandma is right.

  12. snakemama

    snakemama said, over 2 years ago

    @Jim Guess

    so true!!

  13. D W

    D W GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    Teach children the truth, not some myth.

  14. So  Lonely

    So Lonely said, over 2 years ago

    the child’s answer is much simpler

  15. Paul M Marion

    Paul M Marion GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    Grandma’s explanation is wrong on so many levels!

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