For help on how to follow a comic title,
https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/EarlyInstallmentWeirdness (For certain values of “early”.)
Same way they take the Panama Canal* — they do it “off camera”!
*That strip will eventually appear in Back to BC.
Those little numbers in the bottom right corner of the middle panel are the date this originally ran.
If you were eating curry in, say, Mumbai, it would not be all that unreasonable to assume you are Indian.
“So why is she so moonstruck over a boy who has already been claimed by another?”
Hasn’t she done that with every boy Luann was interested in?
You mentioned “French DIY stores” and you’re taking offense to someone assuming you’re French?
No offers of happy endings. :-D
When my regular barber closed for redevelopment, I started going to another barber almost right across the street from my doctor’s office. All female staff and they give scalp, neck & shoulder massages as part of the deal. I was not aware of the massages beforehand; that was an entirely new experience!
I was between jobs one summer and spent the entire season volunteering at a summer camp for kids ages 6 – 14. The younger girls liked to give neck & shoulder massages, after their target gave them permission to do so. Certainly nothing untoward about that but the little girl shaking her hips while she walked ahead of me was rather uncomfortable.
“Gunther is a nice guy. He would never knowingly hurt her. Why can’t she see that?”
My significant other is from a very dysfunctional family and she refuses to let me touch her in certain circumstances because they trigger bad memories. Reminding her that I’m not him doesn’t do any good.