Um, because I’m not good looking, trim and pleasant!
There’s nothing particularly significant about any of it. It’s a piggy bank on the shelf next to a pencil cup. One of the pencils has a bee eraser stuck on its top.
I think the real question is, “Why do you need your good underwear today?”
There’s also a wendigo in another comic here – Swan Eaters by Georgia Dunn.
I love her Gramps, too. Doesn’t everyone?
But Linton is, in many respects, not a typical boy that age. I would expect that behavior from some, but not from Linton.
I knew that Linton was a bit, shall we say, below his age level emotionally, but I didn’t realize he could be such a jerk.
I tried to do that one time after my doctor advised that I should cut back. I only made it halfway to the office before I had to stop and get some. Never again!
Charlie, you really nailed it. That is a very authentic 70s look.
I hate to side with Bucky on anything, but he may be right about Rob’s lack of intelligence. You’d think that by now Rob would know better than to leave something like that where Satchel could get at it.