Doonesbury by Garry Trudeau for September 29, 2001
Mark: Nothing changes, Chase! He's just a bitter, mean old man! I don't know why the hell I'm here! Chase (on phone): You're there because if you weren't, he'd die alone. And no matter how many rotten things he says, nobody deserves that, right? Mark: Well... Chase (on phone): It wasn't a question.