Stone Soup by Jan Eliot

Stone Soup

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  1. DKendra

    DKendra said, about 2 years ago

    Do it, do it! Wally asks for so little in return for what he gives; do it!

  2. TEMPLO S.U.D.

    TEMPLO S.U.D. said, about 2 years ago

    Please, Wally, don’t take Joan to Idaho; ’twill feel like a rip-off!

  3. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, about 2 years ago

    Which will it be, A) Ask for money to take everyone, or B) Ask her to babysit.

    Place your bets…

  4. jungleman

    jungleman said, about 2 years ago

    You don’t get a romantic outing to Paris with kids on your trail. I bet on baby-sitting :) (we’re grandparents, so we have experience …!!!)

  5. gkid

    gkid said, about 2 years ago

    Are you kidding? It’s Paris, for pete’s sake…let them be
    human just once. Ditch the kids and run.

  6. Josh Lyons

    Josh Lyons said, about 2 years ago

    Just don’t end up staying over there for three months.

  7. lightenup

    lightenup GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    I just did this! Although my kids are older than Max and Luci, my husband and I celebrated our anniversary in Paris this year. The first time traveling without kids (they stayed with friends bc we don’t have family nearby… do it and do it first class if you can!

  8. suzleigh

    suzleigh said, about 2 years ago

    Since these kids never get older, might as well take advantage before Evie heads off to Guatemala

  9. rmacprivate

    rmacprivate said, about 2 years ago

    It can be fun either with or without the kids. Discovered parts of Paris I never would have seen without the kids picking out things to do on the their days of the vacation. Also taking your teenage daughter to the Tower of London in England to see the queens jewels, gave her a great perspective on what to expect in jewlery from her now husband. Boy, does he hate me.

  10. IndyMan

    IndyMan said, about 2 years ago

    ‘Evie’ like so many before me—Tell Wallie you’ll watch the kids because he asks for so little in return from the family for what he does and Joan does deserve it.

  11. Jean

    Jean said, about 2 years ago

    as long as it is not Paris Texas…….go for it.

  12. Zanere

    Zanere said, about 2 years ago

    Evie’s down for this one :) you can tell in the second panel.

  13. Dampwaffle

    Dampwaffle said, about 2 years ago

    Ah, I see. They’re going to skimp on the gifts to the kids – one present only – but take each other to Paris. That’s so going to make the kids so much happier about the slim pickings! Wally will be lucky if the kids don’t burn him in effigy on the lawn…

  14. Elsie Ross

    Elsie Ross said, about 2 years ago

    Yes I would babysit !! Trravel is the best !!!

  15. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, about 2 years ago

    Actually, there seem to be a number of Parises (or New Parises) in the U. S. According to tohttp://helenathegreat.hubpages.com/hub/UnitedStatesParis
    there are twenty-three. They name two for Wisconsin, which I frequent, but I know there’s also a “New Paris” which is a tiny subdivision or something nestled in Plymouth, WI.

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