|Saturday, February 16, 2013|
|Panel 1: In
the title panel of this Sunday-style colour comic, Marie is dragging
Casey away from the words "West of Bathurst by Kari Maaren," which are
shiny and golden. Casey is making his "Ooh, shiny object" face.|
Panel 2: Marie is sitting on her futon, working on her laptop. Casey is beside her, reading.
Marie: It looks like I'll be defending in March.
Casey: You've submitted?
Marie: Well, yeah...weeks ago.
Casey: That's a really big deal! Why didn't you say?
Marie: I did. But lately, you've been a little...uh...
Casey: This futon cover is the same shade of blue as the flower Richard III stepped on shortly before he was killed in battle.
Panel 6: Marie stares at Casey, who is smiling at the futon cover.
Casey: Were we talking about grade school for a bit there?
Alt-Text: Sometimes, Casey distracts HIMSELF with a (metaphorical) shiny object.