Saturday, July 14,
1) This comic is dedicated
toJohn Neary, M.D. He knows why.
2) Note for Lord of the
Barbara is also a Lord of the
Rings geek. She
knows perfectly well that in J. R. R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the
Ring, unlike in Peter
Jackson's filmof the book, Gandalf says not "You shall not
pass" but "You cannot pass." She has actually spent an absurd
amount of time explaining the difference to anyone who will listen.
However, as she is here being Sir Ian McKellen, she has
chosen to go with the film's version of the line. I can
confirm that this decision will cause her to lie awake for several
hours tonight, agonising over the horror of that moment of
Comics copyright Kari Maaren 2006-2007