Ancient Greek myth. A man trained his team of horses to win the chariot races by feeding them meat. Day of the race, he deliberately did not feed them thinking it would make them fierce and run faster. Instead, the team turned on him, killed him and ate him. Talk about instant karma! i’ve always liked that myth because for once you saw justice.
Actually, a granola bar is briefly helpful. Emphasis on briefly. Gives you the energy to drive home safely so you can eat a genuine meal.
Please don’t start with politics here, especially when it does not relate to the comic. Snoopy is not in California and, speaking as a Californian, Reagan did a lot of harm.
There’s an old poem about someone asking a centipede how it walks and the poor centipede was so confused it couldn’t walk.
Mike is very responsible. It’s one reason JJ preferred Zeke to Mike. She saw being responsible as dull. Point is, Mike is portrayed as a loving, responsible father and therefore we can assume that since he has to work odd hours, he has made arrangements. We don’t have to be shown every detail, just ask makes sense in terms of the character.
If this is the final Commiserations, I just want to say “Thank you, Cathy” for helping us through lockdown.
Nah, the Boy’s young enough to be proud of such a dad. Wait until he’s a tween and then he’ll be pretending those embarassing creatures aren’t his parents.
I envy you both having garden space. Incidentally, the list you give reminds me of how Native Americans traditionally grew the Three Sisters. Plant a bean and a squash next to a corn stalk. The stalk will support the bean. The bean adds nitrogen to the soil. The squash keeps out the weeds.
One side benefit of mask wearing. Much lower number of cases of ordinary flu and other contagious diseases. Mask wearing protects you against more than Covid.