Story Summary: Starting Over, page posted 10/15/12

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Veronica’s Commentary

Now that’s a complicated statement.

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Comment ID #231264

Woah… good guy Paulo! Who’d of thought?

Paulo really looked ****** there.. honestly I would of loved to see him beat the crap out of ********* mike right about now.

In other news Rachel continues to butt In with the most vaguely related things… that’s probably going to continue on for the rest of this chapter.

Not really much else to add… hmm… go taeshi! :)

Lol..

Tom-the-Foxey October 15, 2012, 12:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #231265

Beat him up.

Jevan October 15, 2012, 12:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #231266

‘Like weird ****’ indeed, Paulo. Secondly, Rachel appears to have a strange ability to ruin any moment, regardless of what it is. Also, is that Paulo saying that or is it Rachel/Jessica? If it is that latter, then they must be the only girls who can see Mike’s flaws.
Either way, Lucy needs to learn that it’s ok to rely on others. I mean, she puts all her faith in Mike, albeit with a weird way of showing it and we can all see where that got her. She just needs to be able to lean on others besides him, and not in the way she did with Paulo. Can you imagine if she made a repeat of that with someone besides him? That would not end well.

@Suitcase
We know.

Nikita October 15, 2012, 12:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #231267

Updates = Super super prompt
Characters = Lovable and varied
Artwork= Cute and amazing

Whats not to love?!?!

Frodomann1 October 15, 2012, 12:01 AM EST.

Comment ID #231268

Saw that coming a mile away.

Also, Rachel actually looks concerned in the last panel. Could she honestly be worried about Paulo? It get’s curiouser and curiouser.

Zorak October 15, 2012, 12:02 AM EST.

Comment ID #231269

If there was any more weird **** in this awesome comic, I swear it’d be a world record.

Also, Paulo and Lucy on the same page since forever ago. <3

Vitani October 15, 2012, 12:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #231270

Well, I’m speechless.

Subaru October 15, 2012, 12:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #231271

@Frodomann1 me

SuitCase October 15, 2012, 12:04 AM EST.

Comment ID #231272

Not going to lie, if I’m going to “ship” anything, it’s definitely Paulo x Lucy.

Paulo is easily one of my favorite characters.

Zel October 15, 2012, 12:05 AM EST.

Comment ID #231273

Shadow the Hedgehog: I am the Ultimate Lifeform !
Mike: I am the Ultimate ******* !

Stanley October 15, 2012, 12:07 AM EST.

Comment ID #231274

ya. like weird crap :/

FluffyBrony14 October 15, 2012, 12:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #231275

@SuitCase I disagree, and I’m sure Taeshi would too. We all think your awesome, and those who disagree are wrong. Very wrong.

The Real Lee October 15, 2012, 12:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #231276

Aww, Paulo still won’t admit his secret crush on Daisy.

Catalyst October 15, 2012, 12:11 AM EST.

Comment ID #231277

Ok people seriously you would like to be around a person so closed up, so aggressive like Lucy??! Furious Abbey Mike yes he is an ******* but come on!! seriously sometime you get so tired of that kind of **** and you have to put a stop to it! the only thing is that mike made it in a more aggressive way :nope: It’s time someone steps in Mikes shoes and what he had to put up all through the series…..It’s so hard to face someone who became just as aggressive as you isn’t it?? :/

bankai October 15, 2012, 12:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #231278

Paulo, Lucy was mean to Daisy, he called her a nerd! This always annoyed me about Paulo, he doesn’t call Lucy on the bad things she does. Yes, Mike was mean, but so was Lucy. Mike is called on his jerkitude, but Lucy is rarely called on her actions.

The Real Lee October 15, 2012, 12:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #231279

@Zel
I agree completely with your statement.
@SuitCase
As long as they don’t announce various reasons why this comic sucks, or an announcement that they’re leaving, I like everyone and wont shoot them in the face. ;)

Neospector October 15, 2012, 12:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #231280

Seriusly paulo is compleatly blindfolded by his feelings , to be sincere i re read the scene and in that context mike just replied even less jerkfully than lucy

DrackeStalenTorgen October 15, 2012, 12:21 AM EST.

Comment ID #231281

I’m pretty sure everyone on this comic has done something wrong, EXCEPT FOR DAISY.

ChaoStar October 15, 2012, 12:24 AM EST.

Comment ID #231282

HOOOOOLD UP! How did she hear that from that side? Isn’t she deaf on that side? =o

Ziur October 15, 2012, 12:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #231283

@ ChaoStar
Well, Daisy did use backhanded tactics to provoke Mike and she made Abbey secretary to name a few. No one is immune to the concept of wrong doings.

Nikita October 15, 2012, 12:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #231284

Am I the only one who read panels 4 and 5 backwards?

Kikren October 15, 2012, 12:30 AM EST.

Comment ID #231285

Lynch that sissy bitch, Paulo!

Lo October 15, 2012, 12:33 AM EST.

Comment ID #231287

I don’t think Lucy calling Daisy a nerd was a very big deal. Knowing her personality and the nature of close/old friendships, it was pretty much Lucy’s way of calling Daisy smart.

Finna October 15, 2012, 12:40 AM EST.

Comment ID #231288

UGHH!! WHY DOES SHE ALWAYS HAVE TO BE DIFFICULT WHEN HE WANTS TO HELP Furious Abbey

Midstrike October 15, 2012, 12:59 AM EST.

Comment ID #231289

Paulo’s pretty biased here. :L

StushiJaguar October 15, 2012, 1:12 AM EST.

Comment ID #231290

I know I haven’t commented in awhile on here, but Wow, People are already giving Lucy BS for telling Paulo to back off. Really? I would be telling him to back off too. He’s cracking his knuckles in panel 3 he’s ready to legitimately beat Mike up. (this is Before things REALLY go down mind you and things with mike and Lucy are nowhere near as crappy as they are later, if this was “current times” placed I would cheer for Paulo to whup Mike’s rear but it’s not the right time.) It REALLY isn’t Paulo’s business. and Lucy is right to not want to Drag Paulo into this more than he already is.

Vega October 15, 2012, 1:23 AM EST.

Comment ID #231291

Uh oh, another reason for the Anti-Mike Militia to come back and flood the comments with Mike hate again. :nope:

paulosawesome October 15, 2012, 1:47 AM EST.

Comment ID #231292

People can never seem to understand the fact that Lucy has been making Mike’s life hell ever since KINDERGARTEN. Right now is, what, their freshman year (in this flashback chapter)? That’s TEN YEARS, guys. Mike finally has some backlash, and he’s the bad guy? I feel for him because I was in a somewhat same situation. I’ve had the same people ever since the third grade bully me. They would always physically and mentally attack me. I was quiet and defenseless and kinda just let them walk all over me. It mentally ****ed me up pretty badly (I have some pretty bad self-esteem issues and have been in therapy for the past FIVE YEARS). It wasn’t until sophomore year (I’m a senior now) when I finally told them to **** off, and then they ended up just transferring schools. I haven’t heard from them since.
To everyone hating on Mike, you’re all telling me that you would just continue to take the abuse and not do **** about it? Come on now.

B-man October 15, 2012, 1:52 AM EST.

Comment ID #231293

Get over yourselves. Lucy has NOT “made Mike’s life hell”. While there are times where they get on each others nerves, why do you think they’ve stayed friends for so long? Even in December, before all the **** went down, you can see how spending time with Lucy can make Mike smile. If you can tell me that NONE of your friends have ever frustrated you, ****** you off, made you want to punch them, then I have a feeling that either you’re lying or you’re not good enough friends with said person.

While I’m not a full-on Mike hater, I dislike very much how he’s progressively getting more and more ******* to Lucy as the time passes. He’s not “learning to put up with her ****”. It doesn’t take anyone ten years to learn how to deal with another person, especially when they’re that close. He’s simply just becoming a jerk. Simple as that.

I’m just hoping that someone can knock some sense into this kid.

Vizzums October 15, 2012, 2:25 AM EST.

Comment ID #231294

I agree that mike is kind of a dick and that he could have handled things better, but that’s what I like about this series. I mean, no offense to Taeshi i mean this in the best way possible, but all the characters are flawed and horrible people in their one awesome way. Paulo is the ********* we all knew in high school that was trolling for ***** because the one chick he liked didn’t like him. Mike is that preppy ******* that tried to be the best person of the group and found that it didn’t work and Lucy is the emo bitch that pushed too hard.
I love these imperfect characters and their flaws

Weaver October 15, 2012, 2:26 AM EST.

Comment ID #231295

“Weird ****”, as in almost knocking up Lucy with Paulo Jr.
Good thing the judgment in Paulo’s skull won over the one in his pants. Barely halfway through High School with no idea of what’s really going on outside of their little worlds (hell, still trying to figure out what’s going on inside their little worlds).
Last thing they need is a child to look after, but like the Metallica song “Sad, But True”, teens having to care after children they didn’t plan for is a large and unfortunate reality.

Night Echos October 15, 2012, 2:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #231296

Its what david did

taro October 15, 2012, 2:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #231297

Oh Paulo, always trying to be Lucy’s white knight, and always failing. It’s a wonder he doesn’t have rejection issues.

Pirate Santa October 15, 2012, 2:39 AM EST.

Comment ID #231298

Aw, is Pauro-kun being wishy-washy? Follow the damsel, you fool!

Just-A-Lurker October 15, 2012, 2:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #231299

@Ziur The lockers, probably. She’s close enough to get an essentially realtime echo off them to her good ear.

Coyote October 15, 2012, 3:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #231300

Yes. He did just turn “full douche”. So why are you telling Rachel your life story again Paulo?

Anon-Anon October 15, 2012, 5:16 AM EST.

Comment ID #231301

I honestly think Mike’s personality would benefit from a good arse woopin.

He’s been spoiled with attention and just needs to learn to curb his fat ego.

Dr.Z October 15, 2012, 5:22 AM EST.

Comment ID #231302

Miserable tsunderes stick together.

Knux-the-Killer October 15, 2012, 6:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #231303

If you read others comments, you might know I’m a pro-Mike guy, but I have to agree with some people here, Mike is kind of jerky at the moment, but if you think about it, its not like Lucy has been the sweetest around him either.
Good on Paulo though for wanting to help Lucy. Its even better in the future when he still does this even when he has Jasmine.

Paulo is easily the most intelligent character in that he can reflect on his wrong doings, and looks out for his friends. If only his first reaction would be to talk things through with Mike instead of violence…..

violence is never the answer ;)

foreveryoung5 October 15, 2012, 6:20 AM EST.

Comment ID #231304

Dat weird ****.

Fluffy October 15, 2012, 7:25 AM EST.

Comment ID #231305

Weird **** aka taking relationship advice from David

7 October 15, 2012, 7:38 AM EST.

Comment ID #231306

Finally, a different perspective.

Never here October 15, 2012, 8:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #231307

Beat Mike up! He’s such a douche now.

Someone October 15, 2012, 9:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #231309

Paulo,You really should teach Mike a lesson.He’s a bit mean now…

Killer October 15, 2012, 9:56 AM EST.

Comment ID #231310

I really hope paulo gets in a fight with mike later on

Zandramus October 15, 2012, 10:30 AM EST.

Comment ID #231311

Paulo is the douche, Mike is still in his super emo phase where everyone hates him (damn you prequel), and Lucy is still as… upbeat(?) as she was before the giant speech of anger Mike gave… I feel strangely out of my happy zone

db14 October 15, 2012, 10:57 AM EST.

Comment ID #231312

I honestly don’t understand all the Mike haters.
Sure, the way he aproaches problems isn’t the best, but consider the fact that he could do things which are a lot worse, both physically and mentally.
Also, Paulo beating up Mike wouldn’t be completely justified. Even though even I, a Mike symphathiser (I think I spelled that wrong), thinks that sometimes someone should tell him that what he does is wrong in one way or another, I don’t think beating him up would help that much.
Two wrongs don’t make a right (but three rights make a left!). Seriously, wishing for someone to be seriously hurt (even though this certain someone is a made up cat morph) isn’t okay. Seriously.

A man with a paperbag October 15, 2012, 11:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #231313

Hey @Taeshi , Do you know by chance which is Mike´s Favourite Place to go?, Maybe i could meet up with him and do….YoU KnOw WhAt (devilish laugh)

Slender Man October 15, 2012, 12:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #231314

I don’t think Mike deserves to be beaten up quite yet. After all, it’s not good to jump to violence over a few bitter words. HOWEVER, what Mike did to Lucy later on is a different matter. Willingly tearing her down by voicing her insecurities in the harshest, cruelest way possible… yeah, I’m going to say he deserves a noggin drumming. That kind of **** will affect you for life. I’m just startled that Lucy can continue to care so much about him, but … yeah, that’s what teenage love does to you.

Lumi October 15, 2012, 12:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #231315

Still agitates me that Mike isn’t as mature (or grown up) as he think he is, if he was smart enough he would know how complicated things can be between him and Lucy at their age that he would take it slow and steady to work things out for the both of them. Since I’m talking about Mike, I don’t hate him like other haters do. It is just that my disposition of him is to the point of giving him less respect than normal. Don’t get me wrong, I still like Mike but what I don’t like is the fact that he became a real jerk and demolished Lucy’s heart to oblivion. Anyway, the story still has much to tell.

As for Paulo, it can be tough when it comes to relationships and stuff like that. Like I said before, relationships at the adolescent level can get quite complicated.

Starkeyblade October 15, 2012, 12:17 PM EST.

Comment ID #231316

Who likes colour?

SuitCase October 15, 2012, 12:24 PM EST.

Comment ID #231317

Lucy does as lucy is.

Blue fox October 15, 2012, 12:58 PM EST.

Comment ID #231318

Mike sympathizers are just as stupid as Lucy sympathizers. Things aren’t black or white.

no October 15, 2012, 1:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #231319

Lucy could lop Mike’s head off with a rusted chainsaw for no reason, and I bet people would still break their backs in an attempt to make it all his fault.

Sure, Michael’s made some awfully stupid decisions when it came to dealing with Lucy, but I challenge you to think back to everything that’s happened from the very beginning of this comic up until this point and tell me that his behavior was 100% unjustified. There are situations he definitely could have (and should have) handled better, but as an emotionally confused teenage mutant ninja cat, rational decisions are hardly easy to pull off.

And speaking of irrational decisions…

Yeah, Lucy’s insecure and only knows how to deal with it through dishing out verbal and/or physical pain. That’s real tragic and all, but that doesn’t make beating your friends in order to cope any less wrong. Almost everyone in the comic defends her with the old, tired excuse, “That’s just the way she is.” Okay, so that statement is entirely true, but that doesn’t mean everyone she meets has to put up with the constant nosebleeds and unprovoked insults. Mike finally said “screw you, I’ve had enough”, but Lucy, in all her tsundere glory, just couldn’t leave him well enough alone. Instead, she assumed she could break down the wall he built between the two of them (thanks to Mike’s conflicting emotions, it almost worked). How did that end? Just look back at the “December” chapter, and you’ll have your answer.

I’m gonna cut this rant short and finish up with this:

I get tired of seeing people glorify Lucy and turn Mike into the devil at every freaking nook and cranny. They’re both at fault, they’ve both made incredibly stupid decisions, and they both need therapy.Mike isn’t the only one here who needs a good boot up his cornhole.

@SuitCase

Got any red on you?

Ziggy October 15, 2012, 1:20 PM EST.

Comment ID #231320

@Ziggy: +1 like.

Paulo needs to calm down and stop expecting Mike will make everything go Lucy’s way. He seems to have this noble idea in his mind that as long as Lucy is happy with the person she loves, that’s good enough for him and he’ll stand back; he just wants what’s best for her. That’s a rather admirable quality, but he can’t seem to accept the fact that it’s not his battle to fight. Lucy was right to tell him to stay out of this one.

@haters - Grab the torches and pitchforks, Mike was slightly insulting!

Crayon October 15, 2012, 1:48 PM EST.

Comment ID #231321

Yay for color update.

Stevum October 15, 2012, 1:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #231322

I thought the step back in art style was so it looks like a chapter from the past, but the past was black and white.

This is so incoherent.

Houngan October 15, 2012, 2:37 PM EST.

Comment ID #231323

Stand down, Logic battalion of the Mike army!
Can’t we all just get along?
@Suitcase No colour from where I’m looking. Bowser must be acting up.

Is this the first time Paulo’s seen Jerk-Mike? This chapter confuses me :S

Never here October 15, 2012, 2:45 PM EST.

Comment ID #231324

@SuitCase

Obviously.

Fittz October 15, 2012, 3:19 PM EST.

Comment ID #231325

The only reason Mike started getting mad at Lucy to begin with was that when he rejected her she went to Paulo for comfort. He suppressed the unwanted emotion and it grew. She then started hanging out with Augustus and that really ****** him off. Anger leads to hate, “blah blah blah darkside” and all that crap. Bottom line is, Mike’s feelings for Lucy are so conflicted that he’s taking it out on her and making it her fault. Basically reversing roles here since that’s what Lucy’s been doing all this time.

GoddessEpidemic October 15, 2012, 4:20 PM EST.

Comment ID #231326

Is it just me or was this page originally grayscale?

Dr. Klaus October 15, 2012, 4:59 PM EST.

Comment ID #231327

You never go full douche.

Titanium Dragon October 15, 2012, 5:17 PM EST.

Comment ID #231329

@B-Man I have to disagree. Lucy was not a bully.

Sure she called him jerkface and hit him sometimes, but thats just how she showed her feelings. They always made up in the end. And if she REALLY was a BULLY she and Mike wouldn’t be going over to each others houses and hang out, play video games etc.. Mike was her only friend and fisrt friend in the beginnig. Even though Daisy, Paulo, and the others were around the only one she trusts is Mike. Her character type is Tsundere. She is unapproachable on the outside - but on the inside she’s sweet/nice/caring.

Dogyo October 15, 2012, 6:38 PM EST.

Comment ID #231330

**** Paulo and lucy I mean I hate Mike too but really lucy is a bitch once he says he isn’t ready she goes and ****s paulo then she goes abusive on him again and paulo is a dick forever. Furious Abbey :nope:

Maria October 15, 2012, 6:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #231332

It truly annoys me how many people scream “I HATE MIKE!”. Yes the guy was an a** to Lucy but when you see it from his eyes you can truly understand why he did it. It’s NOT that I support the way he did things, but seriously, give the guy a break. Teenagers can have the worst time when it comes to emotions, love in particular. So next time you plan on calling Mike an a** or other expletive, think about what caused it, not just what the other characters reaction to it is.

Mousey October 15, 2012, 7:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #231334

ahh ergmaherd update more please we all need to know what happened over winter break! but loving this too! :) <3

Jordan Villar October 15, 2012, 7:54 PM EST.

Comment ID #231336

You know that thing in the forum with that bcb quiz. Well, if I had a chapter were every thing i dreamed happen Lucy would punch Mike in the face and he would have a fractured jaw and then the whole chapter would be gender bent. This is what I would want if I had a chapter where everything I ever wanted to happen came true

Notpop78 October 15, 2012, 7:57 PM EST.

Comment ID #231337

[Hmmmm… Was that page so blue?]

Adsvem October 15, 2012, 8:31 PM EST.

Comment ID #231339

Oh man. This is gonna get interesting :love:

Hatah October 15, 2012, 9:55 PM EST.

Comment ID #231340

Oh and I have to agree. Lucy was being a bully. For YEARS she did it. It might of been the only way for her to show her emotions but she kissed him once. Once forever ago. It’s not easy for him to keep faith in her if she acts like that for so long. He has his mind set else were. At least he didn’t pull an affair between Lucy and… Oh no I’ve forgotten her name it’s been awhile has it not. :unsure: They’ll figure it out it’s just how drama goes

Hatah October 15, 2012, 10:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #231341

Oh,paulo,first love chosed another man over you,second love rejected you,and the third will we don’t even know yet

lov/hate/hurt October 15, 2012, 10:33 PM EST.

Comment ID #231342

Yes it was gray now its blue maby there will be some red next time. I like the blue though it goes whith lucy’s eye’s.

Blue fox October 15, 2012, 10:36 PM EST.

Comment ID #231343

Okay, i’m going to step out of the lucy vs mike argument, for now as there’s really no new arguments presented at this point i haven’t already counter argued. But i do have to say that, at least lucy was smart enough to verbally pull the leash on paulo. Paulo’s trying too hard to be a knight in shining armor and while admirable, it’s also really wrong. He’s assuming lucy can’t take care of herself, that he has to fight all of lucy’s battles. That kind of mindset is not good and will end up destroying him if he’s not careful.

It’s okay to want to help your friends, don’t get me wrong. But the fact is with the extremes paulo pushes, you perpetuate that your friend is weak and can’t handle her own problems. That and stepping into issues that aren’t your concern can really drive a wedge in the friendship itself. On top of that we are already seeing in the current timeline how that mind set effects relationships. Paulo’s already doubting his relationship with jazmine because he’s too busy playing lucy’s white knight.

strider October 15, 2012, 10:54 PM EST.

Comment ID #231345

Lol “weird ****,” for sure man. That is life. Paulo’s expression in the 6th lined panel..! :< He really cares, Lucy is super lucky to know someone like him. #^_^# He is my favorite! Also, Rachel is highly entertaining to me.

Shi-chan October 15, 2012, 11:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #231346

Ho-ho, I see that someone is applying their knowledge of what they learned from Mr. Lesnick today! That was such a fun stream. :D

commander starcat October 16, 2012, 12:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #231347

Woah the chapter turned blue yo

NoCreativeNames October 16, 2012, 12:54 AM EST.

Comment ID #231348

Good I thought I was going nutty when I noticed the giant blueness. Also Paulo is a tool.

Marik October 16, 2012, 1:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #231349

@GoddessEpidemic No, he’s mad at her because he’s tired of all the ******** she was pulling (regardless of how warranted or unwarranted it might have been).

@Dogyo ahahahahah

ahahahah?

Clearly, you have never been in/ heard about an abusive relationship. Yes, Lucy-tsundere is so *kawaii* and *wonderful* on the inside, and absolutely loves her pets. But she also spent years abusing and verbally assaulting her ‘best friend’ in order to make herself feel better. That’s not ok. Lucy is definitely a bully. Paulo is a bully (and i will concede that Mike’s being a bully now as well).

Mike felt like he was the only think keeping Lucy from losing her mind, and as it turns out, he kind of was. This is not a healthy relationship dynamic. Of course they had some fun times, and they hung out. But Lucy, being so abrasive, wore him out.

synthyK October 16, 2012, 1:43 AM EST.

Comment ID #231351

Smurf geonicide.

And I also find it funny that some people try to pin the blame fully on a insecure person who’s most likely been depressed all life.
Because who wants to point them in the right direction anyway, when you can give ‘em false hope and then dump a truckload of negative emotions on them?

Lentrivor October 16, 2012, 4:39 AM EST.

Comment ID #231352

Blue huh?

Easier on the eyes

Delusional October 16, 2012, 7:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #231353

lol mikes a dick. Dont ditch your study partners.

Bull363 October 16, 2012, 9:55 AM EST.

Comment ID #231354

Did she just change all of the pages to blue? :question: I liked it before…

fire-inferno October 16, 2012, 11:46 AM EST.

Comment ID #231357

The stramge wats of the rachel…

O yeah. Curiouser and curiouser

EverSoSlightly October 16, 2012, 3:31 PM EST.

Comment ID #231359

I love this page so much!I really shows how Paulo would stand up for Lucy…..Even though she kinda thinks that Mike’s the only guy that could help her.But this has to be a PauloXLucy page!

Why you askin? October 16, 2012, 6:37 PM EST.

Comment ID #231360

GO MExLUCY!!!!!

MURDER_Kitty October 16, 2012, 6:56 PM EST.

Comment ID #231361

My first time commenting on this, I’d like to say that I have enjoyed the series so far. I look forward to the updates.

I honestly think that… all the guys that have a crush on Lucy…. can do a lot better. This is what happens when people stay committed to a group of friends. Everyone dates each other or crushes on one another and then everyone has a hissyfit when they go out with someone outside the group.
The only normal characters that I have high respect for is Mike, he finally cut the crap and stood up for himself. All he has to do is be patient and work with people to accept this part of him. Most of the girls that really like him seem to be doing just fine. And Daisy, she didn’t let her feelings get in the way and ruin her life. She made one mistake when she pushed herself onto Mike and he said ‘no’ which then she respected that and they talked and blah blah… Things went back to normal for them both. Lastly Paulo because he’s doing great growing up and learning from mistakes. I just feel bad that he has to deal with all these dumb girls that can’t make up their minds. Poor guy.

I support PauloXDaisy or PauloXJasmine, and a couple of other pairings but for now since Paulo is up on those panels its more about him atm.

OmgItsNanners October 16, 2012, 7:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #231362

I support LucyxJess.

All the way, 100%.

commander starcat October 16, 2012, 7:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #231363

@commander starcat

This gentlecat is a genius.

Starling October 16, 2012, 7:41 PM EST.

Comment ID #231364

Paulo, please, don’t hadouken Mike. ): (??)

squeee October 16, 2012, 7:55 PM EST.

Comment ID #231366

I don’t remember this page being blue the first time I looked at it…

Avory October 16, 2012, 9:34 PM EST.

Comment ID #231367

OMG this is the first chapter that my Mike-sided brethern are obviously winning, but now heres the thing, I fully support Mike xLucy and I hate paulo with a burning passion because he thinks hes a bad*** and that he could beat up Mike if he wanted to, this is where i’ll place my argument, without a doubt, abby is way tougher and stonger than paulo, and mike easily overpowered abby. Mike was drunk and he was still kicking ***. All the people on lucy’s side say “PUALO, JUST BEAT THE **** OUT OF MIKE!!” I cant wait for the moment when Pualo goes for it and we all already know mike has had enough of everyones’ crap so he wouldnt have any mercy on the white knight known as pualo. Basicly, paulo will go up to mike and yell hey p**** ive had enough of your s***, and he throws a punch and mike and mike obliterates him, anyone else agree

Pinecone11898 October 16, 2012, 10:13 PM EST.

Comment ID #231368

Personally I’m on Paulo’s side with this. Mike has done nothing but ignore, neglect, and be cruel to Lucy ever since she revealed her true feelings towards her. I feel as if Michael only cares about his girl friend Sandy rather than anyone else and his own being after looking at whats been going on. I hope Paulo give’s the support Lucy needs because ever since Mike’s been ignoring her she’s been gloomy and sad rather than her usual self. I feel as if when this chapter ends and the next one beings (Assuming its going to go straight towards the main plot) that Michael is going to go under character development and realize what effect Lucy had gone under after he told her he hated her and that she doesn’t have any friends.

He’s probably going to go under sever cases of stress, anxiety, and guilt because of what he said. He’s probably going to do two things. Tell eveyone and deal with it like a man and try to reconnect ties between him and Lucy, or beat himself up about it and try to ignore it.

Also: do you guy’s really think Michael hate Lucy or was blinded by rage and Sandy’s words?

HomelessBrozo October 16, 2012, 10:46 PM EST.

Comment ID #231430

Where’s that one girl - what’shername- Paulo’s real girlfriend? :O <—- her.

Finnish guy October 17, 2012, 11:43 AM EST.

Comment ID #231435

Paulo may be in a relationship with Jasmine but lets not ignore the fact that he still has intimate feelings for Lucy. In an alternate Timeline he even had sexual intercourse and they both stayed as a couple. There’s a chance that he might leave Jasmine for Lucy but it’s kinda small.

HomelessBrozo October 17, 2012, 3:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #231436

I actually feel like Mike’s behavior was justified, as Lucy did insult him and was rather rude about the way to talked to him. I don’t see why everyone’s all like ‘Poor Lucy! Mike’s such a jerk!’ I feel like that Lucy was the bigger jerk in this situation.

poptart warrior October 17, 2012, 3:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #231486

Mike a douche?

To be honest if he really is one he has every right to be a douche to pretty much everyone. Even Lucy.

She should it least get it that there comes to a point where you get sick and tired of the jokes or insults. So people. Do you really hate or despise Mike because he is sick and tired of her ****? Or are you guys hating him because you are all Lucy fanboys an fan girls?

BillyMaybes October 18, 2012, 7:18 PM EST.

Comment ID #231491

@HomelessBrozo
It wasnt an alternet timeline, it was on of paulo’s day dreams, and of course things went well and he came out the good guy; IT’S A DAYDREAM NEVER HAPPENED NEVER WILL, I’m sick of people thinking that

Pinecone11898 October 18, 2012, 9:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #231646

@BillyMaybes
Well I’m on Lucy’s side because she’s having her heart broken by the one guy she fell in love with. Not only that but I think everyone know’s why Lucy acted like she did in the first place. Lucy has been quite passive with her actions ever since she got shot down by Michael that one day. I hope he comes to realize how his reactions are affecting Lucy rather than just ignoring her like he did ever since Sandy told him what she did.

HomelessBrozo October 21, 2012, 1:52 AM EST.

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