It’s called ‘discipline’
Mr. Belmont is playing a dangerous game of “The Boy who Cried Wolfe”. He could get everyone in “family” in trouble if someone heard him say that and called the authorities.
And I do realize that this is a comic.
And then Zack says, “Mr. Belmont touched me” and it’s goodbye Mr. Belmont. People have to be careful what they say. And yes, I realize it’s only a cartoon too. Mssrs. Deering and Newcombe have brought up a valid point.
I have worked for more than twenty years with the elderly in nursing homes, and I’ve actually known a few of these patients. “no pudding tonight? Elder Abuse!!!”
Aw come on!!!
If this story arc continues one more day . . . ELDER ABUSE!!!