Lucy says more or less the same thing when Snoopy’s house burns down. That misfortune always arises as punishment for sin is however theologically unsupported by the Bible, not just by the Book of Job, but by the Gospels as well (e.g. Luke 13:4-5).
Not exactly… But never fear, Snoopy, you will be the first dog on the moon in only a few more years!
Yet another instance of Commonwealth expressions leaking into Peanuts. “Good grief” also seems to be a much more characteristically British expression as well.
I wonder if this is the start of Snoopy’s Foreign Legion fantasies?
Still pretty much a vocalisation that a dog can realistically make, I think.
Catch a wave and you’re sittin’ on top of the world!
Yes, inline skates as we know them today were invented in 1953, but it seems that they weren’t successfully commercialised until 1987 (Rollerblades). Razor scooters appeared in 2000.
It fights back against his oppressors! Isn’t that a source of security?
Quidquid Latine dictum sit, altum videtur.
Some years after I’d gotten married I put on a fair bit of weight, and it wound up getting around my body enough that even my hands got bigger, enough that my wedding ring no longer fit. I’ve lost some of that weight since but my wedding ring is still a tight fit. sigh