Perish the thought, or perish… – Chap. 6, Act 3, Strip 26

Snuka basically knew that it was a bad idea to think that, so he only thought it very quietly and slowly, hoping that Mopey wouldn’t catch him thinking it.

But Mopey is just too sensitive about her soft spots (that being one of them), small and far between as they might be, for her not to notice when somebody is thinking something like that right next to her. She can almost hear the thoughts, and there are always tell-tale signs concerning facial expression and body language. Snuka isn’t Buster Keaton, so rising a critical eyebrow gave him away, even if the rise was only microscopic.

So, let’s summarize the current status: Mopey got herself and Snuka captured, but nobody thought that it wasn’t worth it. Somebody tried to think it, and came close to thinking it, but ultimately nobody thought it.

More on Thurs…uh, Monday!





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