Stone Soup by Jan Eliot

Stone Soup

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  1. Barry Carter

    Barry Carter said, 11 months ago

    The same way you’ll do it when you grow up: fake it!

  2. snarkm

    snarkm said, 11 months ago

    Yeah, Val. How can you possibly expect that?

  3. lightenup

    lightenup GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    I can’t believe it now, but when I was a teenager my parents used to let me take their credit cards and go shopping. I was too nervous to buy too much and I never really was into the latest trends, but it worked out well. Not sure I’d trust Holly though…

  4. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    You can ‘pick up’ whatever you want
    What we ‘buy’ is another matter…

  5. Kab Buch

    Kab Buch said, 11 months ago

    Mom is smarter then Holly.

  6. hsawlrae

    hsawlrae said, 11 months ago

    BECAUSE I SAID SO, THAT’S WHY.

  7. ncalifgirl58

    ncalifgirl58 said, 11 months ago

    I gave my daughter money and let her do her own shopping. She learned to look for sales and weigh her purchases. Much easier!

  8. ncalifgirl58

    ncalifgirl58 said, 11 months ago

    That wouldn’’t work on Holly though. lol She would buy inappropriate things I’m sure.

  9. comicsssfan

    comicsssfan said, 11 months ago

    I was insecure because of my mother hating me and for being ostracized by my family so I lusted after the finest designer threads. My clothes were characterized as a desperate pathology and my sisters stole them. I was hoping the fancy clothes would change other people’s opinions of me. But when I opened my mouth the atrocious grammar and defensive stand would turn people off. Clothes don’t matter much to anyone now that the latest in electronics are what is important.

  10. Comic Minister

    Comic Minister said, 11 months ago

    For that she has no idea Holly.

  11. scretwitch

    scretwitch said, 11 months ago

    @lightenup

    My mom did that too. But I had to show her everything and what she didn’t like, I either had to pay for out of my own money, or return. I chose to return vs using my own money!

  12. locake

    locake said, 11 months ago

    I hope the grandma knows what the school dress code is.

  13. SusieSchroeder

    SusieSchroeder said, 11 months ago

    Holly would dress like a hooker

  14. lakita_lover

    lakita_lover said, 11 months ago

    @ncalifgirl58

    Exactly. Even on a budget Holly would try to dress like she’s 23 even though she’s 13.

  15. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, 11 months ago

    Tell her she loses all privileges and will have to work like a single mother till she graduates. This girl has had it way too easy.

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