Remember summer vacation? Depending on whether or not you regularly interact with kids or a have a job that offers much in the way of paid time off, you may not! The pace of adulthood tends to overshadow a simpler time when you *gasp* may have taken excessive swaths of free time away from school for granted. Don't beat yourself up, it happens. Besides, we have comics to help unlock your repressed memories.
It seems that wherever there are comics starring children, there are small humans struggling to stave off the summer doldrums -- even in an age of smartphones. Is youth wasted on the young? Not when it's so funny to observe their rare moments of self-awareness. Read on for a dozen reminders of just how splendid summer boredom was.