First Published: May 15, 2009
Never before have I wondered whether I would lose readers due to a joke. After this strip, my guess is: There won't be anybody left.
The young mother has just become a recurring character.
It was a challenge to go back to a character design I hadn't drawn for nearly a year, especially since my approach to drawing has changed so much since then.
(Note the fading scar on the narrator's forehead.)