70. Piece of Cake, page posted 5/28/12

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Comment ID #217411

first comment boo yeah finally lucy talks

masterfunny May 28, 2012, 12:01 AM EST.

Comment ID #217412

Now that’s quite a heartwarming moment right there. :D

Nimbus26 May 28, 2012, 12:01 AM EST.

Comment ID #217413

Yay Lucy called :)

Nyan cat LAWLZ May 28, 2012, 12:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #217414

I smell a kitten making session coming on fast.

Slenderman May 28, 2012, 12:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #217415

Aaaaaaaand… here we go.

Subaru May 28, 2012, 12:05 AM EST.

Comment ID #217416

The only plausible response to this page:
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE EEEEE <3

Spladle of Doom May 28, 2012, 12:06 AM EST.

Comment ID #217417

Oh Paulo. You already have Jasmine, and she does really like you. Don’t totally mess it all up! (Though, Lucy is pretty awesome too… Oh the conundrum! D:)

Nyah! May 28, 2012, 12:06 AM EST.

Comment ID #217418

I’ll get the Pizza; gonna be an interesting next chapter.

Shojobo May 28, 2012, 12:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #217419

Lucy is not all like DOOM?

Wow May 28, 2012, 12:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #217420

Must be good to hear from Lucy in the aftermath 8-)

UltimateZ May 28, 2012, 12:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #217421

Looove how this chapter is starting.. Lucy is so sad but she’s getting there.

LampShade May 28, 2012, 12:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #217422

I’m so happy it was actually Lucy calling! Oh oh wait…what if it’s a dream? What if Paulo actually fell asleep in midst of daydreaming of Jasmine? Oh the horror I put myself through

Lucy May 28, 2012, 12:12 AM EST.

Comment ID #217423

inb4 Thanatos. ‘Nuff said with that.

On another note, D’AWW. PAULO. -heart- He’s so thrilled to hear from her. Good of him not to push her into telling him what’s wrong. <3 And I’m thrilled to see Lucy attempting some civilarity and socialization in some way since Mike’s verbal beat-down. c:

I’m so happy. <3

I should probably be worried. e_e;

Yaschiri May 28, 2012, 12:13 AM EST.

Comment ID #217424

I’m am SO pleased Lucy called him! The fact that she can pick up the phone and make conversation and eat cake shows that she’s not a useless broken mess. God, I just squee-ed so hard at this page.. my support for this couple will forever be unrelenting. The thing is, you see how Paulo is making this effort to make her happy? Yes, sure, he has those sexual feelings, but he also cares about her well being, and that is the perfect combination for a relationship <3 In the next few pages, I want Lucy to tell him her issues at the moment, but to also say she’s getting over it, she’s getting better. But hey, who knows what will happen with Taeshi running the show :P hope it’s good though~
I love Paulo’s face in the last panel #^_^# he looks so bashful!

Clare May 28, 2012, 12:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #217425

Paulo are you two timing or just being a good friend? I guess well find out.

Fluffy May 28, 2012, 12:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #217426

Daaaawwww…
I’m not even going to touch whatever flares in the comments ‘cause of this.

Curtisimo May 28, 2012, 12:17 AM EST.

Comment ID #217427

good to see Lucy is still well enough to talk to others. see that did that doesn’t happen nowadays it tears to my eyes. and i cannot feel surprised at seeing it was who called but it takes a lot to surprise me anyway. yet i feel worried for some reason i try to push it away but i have a feeling something bad is going to happen and i hope everyone gets through it unscathed.

i don't know May 28, 2012, 12:23 AM EST.

Comment ID #217428

very cute, but you have girlfriend :(

Cassandra May 28, 2012, 12:24 AM EST.

Comment ID #217429

I’m SO not surprised she called!! I sense a GOOD fight commin between Paulo and Mike :O

nadss May 28, 2012, 12:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #217430

Hes a little too happy

Kyute May 28, 2012, 12:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #217431

Omggg<3 his reaction
It’s so cute ;__; I’m so happy Lucy called him

ChexMix May 28, 2012, 12:37 AM EST.

Comment ID #217432

Amaya, where’s the popcorn? This is going to be very interesting indeed. And WHY are the phones so freaking small? I’m happy to hear that Lucy is ok-ish (Still sitting int he dark) but hopefully that cake made her feel better. Though poor Paulo seems like he’s going to be very conflicted here int here next few pages, or maybe in a few chapters. Personally I’m looking forward to getting this Lucy chapter squared away so I can maybe see how Mike and Sandy’s day went. I’m hoping that they had a good time.

Inukai May 28, 2012, 12:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #217433

Dang it I can never get first comment! Anyways…

Well seeing as this is the 2nd last page I think it’s safe to say Jaz and Paulo will still be a couple. I mean the stuff they talk about on this page isn’t that much of a heart changing thing. Even though there is one page left I think it would take more than that to change his mind about staying with Jaz. The conversation clearly shows that was worried about her as a brother and not the in love kind of worried. I think the next page might be about him asking why she didn’t come, and that’s when he finds out about Mike being a royal donkey! If you don’t get that…well…Ask some one. Anyways, I’m relieved now. Nothing dramatic, so it’s all in the clear.

EDIT: As for a fight between Paulo and Mike. I doubt Mike would be a match for Paulo. Mike is to much of a sissy boy.

Alkaizer87 May 28, 2012, 12:42 AM EST.

Comment ID #217434

Is it just me or does paulo look like he’s fapping

Manaya May 28, 2012, 12:45 AM EST.

Comment ID #217435

mmmmmmm i really dont know where is ponting the direcction of the history… and that is so good :), great job as always :)

Jin Saotome May 28, 2012, 12:49 AM EST.

Comment ID #217436

the cake it´s a lie ¬¬ you Paulo manhore!

LuckyCat May 28, 2012, 12:50 AM EST.

Comment ID #217437

@Manya: It’s just you! There is no motion with the left arm. Geez, and I thought I was perverted.

Alkaizer87 May 28, 2012, 12:51 AM EST.

Comment ID #217438

I think this is what the captain of the Titanic felt like when he was alerted to the iceberg in the ship’s path.

In less eloquent terms; ****’S SAKE.

EDIT: Christ, this fanbase has more collective holes in its memory than a colander with Alzheimer’s.

First, Mike beat the snot out of Alejandro while drunk. Second, he hung, one-armed, from a tiny crumbling ledge of rock. While hanging onto Lucy with the other. Third: He defied gravity it’s ****ing self, and then survived a fall of more than twenty feet into what looked like a seven-foot deep river. Filled with rocks.

So no, I don’t think Paulo’s got a chance in hell of beating Mike in a fight if Mike saw it coming and was ****** off.

StushiJaguar May 28, 2012, 12:53 AM EST.

Comment ID #217439

Yep, gonna turn into a cheating thing with lucy, or close to, complications of body says yes brain says no etc :/

Anonymous May 28, 2012, 12:53 AM EST.

Comment ID #217440

Janging on and fighting the way he did are 2 different things. IF Mike had to be drunk to kick someone’s *** then he wouldn’t win with a non-drunk fight. you don’t tend to feel pain while drunk. If if he isn’t drunk more pain, that means more ouching and stopping because of pain.

Alkaizer87 May 28, 2012, 1:02 AM EST.

Comment ID #217441

Well at Lucy hasn’t turned into a complete hermit yet

Shoop-a-doop May 28, 2012, 1:04 AM EST.

Comment ID #217442

This page made me happy. I just want Lucy to feel better.

skari45 May 28, 2012, 1:05 AM EST.

Comment ID #217443

Thank god she ok ish.

Sahchan May 28, 2012, 1:07 AM EST.

Comment ID #217444

Well, I just hope Lucy will have recovered soon.

Alexander B May 28, 2012, 1:16 AM EST.

Comment ID #217445

From the beginning, I’ve always been a Paulo/Lucy fan… :love:
I really hope that they’ll get together, even with Jasmine in the way… besides, it’s quite obvious that Jasmine doesn’t find Paulo to be her one true love… she has the whole “I’m young attitude, I can always find somebody else if it doesn’t work out”…

(lol, I remember being 14 and I felt Super Old! I felt, it was too late for me to find love during then… XD)

Paulo/Jasmine, feel like they’re more friends than a couple. Paulo/Lucy on the other hand, have a deeper connection. I still don’t know why, Lucy’s always after Mike though… I remember in Ask Roseville High she said it was because, “he’s a nice guy”… What In the World?! >w<
There’s heaps of nice guys in the world, and Paulo’s a nice guy too! (besides his lusts), but at least he doesn’t say he actually hates Lucy… Mad Lucy

Even with all the girls Paulo’s been after and with, he still has Lucy in his mind… if only Lucy could see that, Paulo should be the one for her… T=T, Paulo’s able to tolerate her anger swings and wants her happy (especially to see her smile)… it’s obvious though that Mike on the other hand, feels anger/misery with her emotional swings and attitudes (and kind of wants her alone). @=@

lol, but I’m ranting now… >w<

p.s. I can’t wait for the quiz results! 8-D
hope nobody’s holding back on the results because of the furry question… ;3
/me scurries around, and fluffs her tail… *ish a furry*… ^w^

LexiSapphire May 28, 2012, 1:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #217446

It seems like Lucy finally realizes that she can’t treat her friends poorly anymore and wants to keep the ones she has. Mike did a terrible job at expressing himself, but something did come through. She can’t be petty and bratty anymore.

Flareon May 28, 2012, 1:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #217447

Jasmine, you’re losing yo man!

Oh well, she’s got plenty of time to make up for it.

Tacsi May 28, 2012, 1:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #217448

She sounds so sweet!! <3

Angel May 28, 2012, 1:29 AM EST.

Comment ID #217449

And you guys thought that it wasn’t Lucy…… YOU WERE WRONG c:

Why you askin? May 28, 2012, 1:33 AM EST.

Comment ID #217450

While it is a big step that Lucy is talking to Paulo here (I honestly think Paulo’s the best guy for Lucy at this point. Then again, I never really believed Mike would become that guy.) we should still be concerned over one fairly important factor:
We’re still not seeing Lucy’s expression to all this.
It is a bit concerning as to whether what she’s speaking to Paulo is true or just falsehood. While we can assume it’s most likely true, I predict the artist will reveal it next.

Z. Guru May 28, 2012, 1:36 AM EST.

Comment ID #217451

She is hiding the sadness in her voice but paulo is smart enough to know. But he is doing his duty: make lucy happy.

mikee May 28, 2012, 1:43 AM EST.

Comment ID #217452

Going from such a range of heartrending facial expressions at the end of December, to not seeing her face at all in this chapter, is just… arrgh! It makes me more worried about her!

Of course Paulo isn’t getting to see her face to face either, so I guess we’re feeling the same as him here.

Some New Guy May 28, 2012, 1:53 AM EST.

Comment ID #217453

everything went better than expected :)

paulosawesome May 28, 2012, 2:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #217455

NOW KISS! :-*

pikachu May 28, 2012, 2:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #217456

>w< Yes! Mike was so wrong. Pualo wouldn’t just forget about Lucy like that!

It’d be really messed up if Mike ends up being the one shuned…though Lucy probably wouldn’t want Mike, despite what he did, to go through what she went through…would she…?

Avory May 28, 2012, 2:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #217457

Ahhhh all of my feels~ this makes me incredibly happy~ i cant wait to see what will happen at the end of the chapter and the start of the next one

DarkCrystal828 May 28, 2012, 2:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #217459

Things are finally looking up :3

Eddy May 28, 2012, 2:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #217460

aaaaah
aaaaaah
aaaaaaaaaah
it’s lucy! she speaks!

but really, i hope things turn out for the better.

nope May 28, 2012, 2:42 AM EST.

Comment ID #217461

Oh, what twist will the LAST comic in the chapter bring?

revengineer May 28, 2012, 2:50 AM EST.

Comment ID #217463

NO REVENGINEER, NO THINKING OF THE LAST CHAPTER, for by the name of god, DON’T LET THE LAST CHAPTER ARRIVE D’X>
but yeah, i hope paulo earns some more points from lucy.
Lucy X paulo, FOREVAH 8-D

NegaSimon May 28, 2012, 2:59 AM EST.

Comment ID #217465

I like how you make them hold their phones so high due to their ears being higher up than human ears. It looks weird but when you think about it, it’s logical.
Also, I love this page in general. c:
Paulo must be glad to hear from Luce, since she’s a dear friend to him. He must’ve been worried, and I hope Luce realises that so that she won’t believe everything Maishul said.

Yumikarp May 28, 2012, 3:13 AM EST.

Comment ID #217466

Lucy seems to show much less of her decimation by Mike than I expected :o

Dragnite May 28, 2012, 3:20 AM EST.

Comment ID #217467

@Yumikarp It honestly seems more logical that phone manufacturers would have made the phones a different shape to make talking more comfortable.

Inukai May 28, 2012, 3:31 AM EST.

Comment ID #217468

Dammit! We were left on that cliff hanger page before with his Dramatic Chipmunk face and it’s in the end a call about cake…
[Insert making assumptions here] I bed the NEXT page will be that heavy drama page o3o

That Evil Wolf May 28, 2012, 3:45 AM EST.

Comment ID #217469

I like how Taeshi decided to leave Lucy (the main focus of the chapter) until the second last part of the chapter! Mad Literary skillz there
Anyway, the interesting thing will be to see if Lucy finally learns that she doesn’t need Mike, or will she continue her state of existance before, clinging on to Mike.
I think Taeshi knows alll of her viewers will be disappointed to see that Lucy hasn’t learned anything, so I bet she will be a bit different for the better.

That is, unless, Taeshi has beeen abducted by BCB trolling aliens who want to see us moan in sympathy over the fact that Lucy hasn’t learned anything…..

foreveryoung5 May 28, 2012, 3:53 AM EST.

Comment ID #217470

@Derp: Wait…I don’t exactly get the last part. your last part was confusing…not seriously where did you get that? Also about Mike and the power of over the phone love and stuff. Jaz and Paulo have a real face -to-face relationship. I would think that’s better than long distance love. Also calling mom and dad to help? That’s not valid, this is a fight between those two, not Mike Chickening out and calling someone to do his dirty work or solve it verbally. I mean a real fist fight. Also if oyu want to call in people to help, I Paulo probably would have back up form the others, since I doubt they would say” Oh yeah, That Lucy is a real *beep* She deserves to get dumped and become suicidally depressed,” once they found out the truth.

Alkaizer87 May 28, 2012, 3:58 AM EST.

Comment ID #217471

awwwww my heart is exploding from the feels!!! this just goes to show Paulo is good for Lucy even if it isn’t in a romantic sense

Luna May 28, 2012, 4:07 AM EST.

Comment ID #217473

he seems waaaayyyy more excited to hear Lucy on the phone than his own GF..
oh Paulo, just break up with Jazz and go get Lucy!
It’s not fair that Jazz is so faithful to you while you’re trying to figure out your feelings towards Lucy :(
Jazz should try and find one who only wants her and does not care for any other girl.. :/

le-kitty-rawr May 28, 2012, 4:12 AM EST.

Comment ID #217475

I’m really glad to see that Lucy is talking and eating cake, that’s showing some progress. I found that when I was depressed I’d not be willing to do anything, including eating cake or talk to friends. I think shes making progress and I’m really glad.

Kit May 28, 2012, 4:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #217476

here it is what I wanted to write before seeing Derp’s reply to Alkaizer87:

@Alkaizer87:
aaaaaaahahahahhaha! I love reading replies from people who don’t get that the other person used irony!!
ahahahhahaaaaaaaaah!!!!!!!

boh... May 28, 2012, 4:32 AM EST.

Comment ID #217477

Nice comic, cant get enough of the new style that Taeshi is doing. Though I gota ask…the **** is Paulo doing with the phone in panel 2? Looks like hes holding it up for show instead of… To his ear? ,eh.

Leo-Inu May 28, 2012, 5:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #217479

Ya he’s happy to hear from her alright, lol look at him playing with himself over there. I wonder if he always strokes his junk when he thinks of lucy. This is like a sex call for him. XD

JustSomeCritic May 28, 2012, 5:37 AM EST.

Comment ID #217481

One more page to go, I wonder how Taeshi will wrap-up this heartfelt moment :)

Sandvich May 28, 2012, 6:05 AM EST.

Comment ID #217483

“What’s wrong?”
“No, I’m just… holding my ***** in my hand.”

Migrant May 28, 2012, 6:21 AM EST.

Comment ID #217484

@Migrant Did not notice that! Funny as hell! XD

Haddib May 28, 2012, 6:29 AM EST.

Comment ID #217485

I don’t know……something seems off about this phonecalll..

Death of Ink May 28, 2012, 6:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #217486

SWEET, no thanatos so far! :D

I’m glad she called, I’ve been missing lucy :3

shmidny May 28, 2012, 7:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #217487

@Death of Ink
It’s the fact that Lucy’s being friendly. But don’t be afraid, people can change :v

Some New Guy May 28, 2012, 7:11 AM EST.

Comment ID #217488

@Derp: Not taking things too seriously. I was just confused at what your last post said at the end. Couldn’t understand it. So me being a curious person wanted to understand it and so I asked about it.

Alkaizer87 May 28, 2012, 7:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #217489

Hey, guess what? Lucy butt!

fastbreak333 May 28, 2012, 8:20 AM EST.

Comment ID #217491

ALRIGHT! I am voting for PauloxLucy. Mike’s a complete jerk. -____-

Aubi May 28, 2012, 9:16 AM EST.

Comment ID #217492

paulo the best things, are waiting …

josemartinez May 28, 2012, 9:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #217494

aj oh well -sigh- lucy have the last word :(

Jlaw May 28, 2012, 9:35 AM EST.

Comment ID #217495

What a happy light- hearted page. Haven’t had one quite like this in ages. When’s the last time Lucy actually sounded happy to hear from somebody?

TraceLegacySSOF May 28, 2012, 9:47 AM EST.

Comment ID #217496

*initiate squee mode*

Seriously now, it’s about time we get back to the more light-hearted side of this comic. We’ve been deserving it after all the drama.

Also, great to see Lucy hasn’t gone completely “Petrified by Grief”.

Ditto May 28, 2012, 9:54 AM EST.

Comment ID #217497

sweet ;*

BcBfan174 May 28, 2012, 10:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #217498

It is good to see that she has started her restablization. She’s right about Jordan as he’s overprotective. It is good that she reached out to Paulo when he was giving aid to her. Eventually, everything may be straightend out (or partially).

Starkeyblade May 28, 2012, 10:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #217499

Alkaizer87: If Mike got drunk again he’d kick Paulo’s ***. Or if he started barking at him.

Hurray, Lucy isn’t a broken emo.

Null May 28, 2012, 10:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #217500

I KNEW LUCY WOULD CALL!!!! I KNEW IT!!!! XD

xSUNwolfx May 28, 2012, 10:33 AM EST.

Comment ID #217501

Aww, cuties <3

ket May 28, 2012, 10:38 AM EST.

Comment ID #217502

BAAAAAWWWWWW~

Lolly May 28, 2012, 10:48 AM EST.

Comment ID #217503

Nice to see Lucy happy for once. :)

By the way, **** you Mike! **** you in the balls! Mad Lucy

TheX400096 May 28, 2012, 10:52 AM EST.

Comment ID #217504

Paulo, I get that you don’t want to hurt Jas’ feelings, but don’t you think telling her now you like someone else will hurt less than her accidentally finding out? <_

Arkairyn May 28, 2012, 10:57 AM EST.

Comment ID #217505

I Knew It!!! and people said that it will be jazz XD or mike for some weird reason :/ but anyways! She called… Thank God…and also **** you mike for ever making her like that in the first place!…. :unsure:

just me May 28, 2012, 11:04 AM EST.

Comment ID #217508

all right im gonna ask where the hell is Tess? havent seen her sence the cristmas party where she got **** faced XD

steve_from_accounting May 28, 2012, 11:25 AM EST.

Comment ID #217509

Yes, we haven’t seen Tess since the party. Which was… yesterday.

She’s probably hungover right now.

Some new guy May 28, 2012, 11:32 AM EST.

Comment ID #217511

YAAAAAAAAAAAY!!!!!! X333333 SOOOOO HAPPYYYYY! *squeeeeeee!*

Gomu May 28, 2012, 12:22 PM EST.

Comment ID #217512

This is so cute I’m gonana aDIEE

Isabelle May 28, 2012, 12:41 PM EST.

Comment ID #217513

Gee, I’m really relieved Lucy is making the effort to call Paulo. I was pretty worried about her, it’s been so long since we last saw her doing anything. I actually didn’t expect her to be in state of doing anything right now, so I’m glad to see she already seems to be better.
Eating cake is also a good sign. I also know the feeling of being really depressed, and calling a friend or eating cake would definitely not be possible in that state, so she must at least be a little bit better already.
I didn’t expect her to recover that fast from her huge shock..

Shelvial May 28, 2012, 1:18 PM EST.

Comment ID #217514

Lucy doesn’t seem normal, she just seems tired. I can even imagine her voice having that tired, drawn out tone. Paulo probably doesn’t notice, and is just ecstatic that Lucy actually called him. Lucy’s probably shut down completely, and is only reaching out to her closest person/the only person that got through the house defenses and made it to her door.

My guess is she’ll tell Paulo to forget about her, and that it’s for the best. That he shouldn’t get caught up in her drama. She’ll then proceed to hang up, and Paulo will first be confused, then rage at Mike.

the other white meat May 28, 2012, 1:47 PM EST.

Comment ID #217515

As many people stated or explained, it was sort of good for Mike to lash out at Lucy. Sure, he had overdone it a tad bit, but still. No matter how much Mike gave in the relationship, regardless of how many times he bailed Lucy out and saved her; Lucy would thank him by making it out to be Mike’s fault.

Lucy relies too heavily on others, mostly guys. How is this relevant to the current page? It isn’t, I just wanted to say that. Getting back on the subject at hand, it’s great Lucy is sort of inching out of this shell she seemed to lock herself in since her and Mike’s argument.

It’s even better that Paulo hasn’t neglected to notice Lucy’s absence at all.

SuperDetective May 28, 2012, 1:47 PM EST.

Comment ID #217516

I’m not so sure, is this a “D’awwwww” moment, or a “Damn you Paulo, don’t you dare cheat on your GF” moment?
It pretty much depends on whether you like Jasmine or Lucy.

Neospector May 28, 2012, 1:51 PM EST.

Comment ID #217517

*GASP* AWWWW SO HEART WARMING!!!!…and thats coming from a guy

Neo May 28, 2012, 2:11 PM EST.

Comment ID #217518

That is the girliest Paulo I’ve ever seen. And I like it.

Zane May 28, 2012, 2:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #217519

It’s times like this I’m glad Jazz doesn’t have much of a backstory, aside from being a cool freshman Paulo went out with once.
It helps fuel my secret desire for her to disappear.

I almost thought it would be something like Carter with all the comments against this happening, but I’m glad it turned out to be Lucy like I wanted.
O,0 oh well. ‘Nother week.

Gar May 28, 2012, 2:18 PM EST.

Comment ID #217522

Im getting popcorn ready! This is gunna be good!

Shannon May 28, 2012, 2:32 PM EST.

Comment ID #217523

Cries because my name is Jordan .__.

DerpyDero May 28, 2012, 2:33 PM EST.

Comment ID #217524

Paulo, you are the sweetest, not to mention your honest dilemma seems realistic . <3 However, as I am a Paucy fan, I cannot deny the :love: I feel at seeing your expression all over this page.

Also, I absolutely LOVE LOVE LOVE that Lucy is showing some more of her relentless spunk. Even when she’s down and kicked, you can’t totally break her. :D (it pains me a little to use the Sandy face here, but hey). Yet I can’t help but notice that Lucy is making this call in the dark. And of course we can’t see her face. Nothing says “heartrendingly sad, but desperately trying” like the lightless bedroom of despair. :(

Shi-chan May 28, 2012, 2:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #217525

Turns out the lightbulb in her room has blown, and they don’t have any spares in the house. Cats have good nightvision, so it’s not a big deal. 8-D

Some new guy May 28, 2012, 2:51 PM EST.

Comment ID #217532

2 OPTIONS:

1 shes being kind so paulo doesnt leave her
2. she actually means what she says

I HOPE LUCY ISNT DESPERATE ENOUGH TO DO 1 ONE! :(

Cata :3 May 28, 2012, 4:21 PM EST.

Comment ID #217533

ALSO, 3. she is proving mike (or herself) that she can go on and be a better cat and let go from a not-to-good past :)

Cata :3 May 28, 2012, 4:34 PM EST.

Comment ID #217545

It doesn’t seem like Lucy is very into Paulo.. I mean he’s all
“Lucy?? Did you like the cake??? Good to hear from you!!”
and she’s all
“yeah it was cool. thanks.”
I’m not convinced she has a thing for him.. Paulo likes her for sure, by why should she like him? She still likes Mike I’m guessing. She’s still getting over him. Paulo, in the end you will have neither of these girls if you cheat on Jazzie so.. Be careful dude!

Serge May 28, 2012, 7:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #217546

Since when did Paulo not have a dark bit at the end of his tail?

Bridgeotto May 28, 2012, 8:09 PM EST.

Comment ID #217547

Wow, haven’t seen Paulo that excited in a while…

Xenos May 28, 2012, 8:20 PM EST.

Comment ID #217548

The joy I feel from this page makes the wait to see her talk worth it.

Hoheh! May 28, 2012, 8:28 PM EST.

Comment ID #217549

Discovered this webcomic about 4 nights ago, and pile-drived my way through it with a ravenous appetite for its feel-good relationship melodrama, tastefully done teen angst, and bittersweet romantic cycles. I cannot wait for further updates, keep up the good work! :O > ( Mad Lucy :D or ;_; )

Frodomann1 May 28, 2012, 8:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #217550

i’m glad Lucy coming together and slowly becoming happy :)

BlueBunni May 28, 2012, 8:30 PM EST.

Comment ID #217552

I don’t think boys talk like that :I

Sethorien May 28, 2012, 10:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #217553

Anyone just now realize Paulo looks like Tails from Sonic? O-0

Gar May 28, 2012, 10:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #217555

Yay paulo!!! Your turning into my fav. Character 8-D

The Wolven King May 28, 2012, 10:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #217556

Sigh….. Still ****** at mike…….. At first I liked him now….. Now (this might sound a little weird but I am a nerd and I do this for everything even fictional things) he has to pay for the Crimes he hath committed with either his life or his “girlfriend”. For even though this is a comic I feel like I am a part of it (drags me into it, which in my opinion is great) and I can relate with Lucy (even though I am a guy). She has troubles and I have troubles she relys on others I rely on others to keep me distracted from my depression (another destraction is for me to do my hitlist type of things in comics) and that in itself makes me feel like Lucy’s brother….. (although I am a wolf and she is a cat) *sigh* I hope Lucy gets over this and mike loses his girlfriend and try’s to come crawling back… Then we will see what happens

The Wolven King May 28, 2012, 11:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #217558

tee hee, I knew it!

kelistics May 28, 2012, 11:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #217559

This had better be the start of a PauloxLucy thing or I’m gonna trip balls

Stripedblur May 28, 2012, 11:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #217563

Oh I just wish it didn’t turn out this way. Sandy is just crazy and poor MikE was mislead. He lived his whole life thinking he was nothing more to Lucy than just a safety blanket. And Lucy is falling into the wrong people. I’ve had my heart broken, but I never went for a rebound. Poor poor Lucy.

MikexLucy hoper. May 29, 2012, 4:44 AM EST.

Comment ID #217565

Great ending taeshi. Very great ending.

Dice May 29, 2012, 5:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #217566

great another cliff hanger D:

Alopex May 29, 2012, 6:39 AM EST.

Comment ID #217567

Well, I guess Paulo’s “womanizer” days are over, right? Compared to Paulo of some of the earlier strips, he now seems like a totally normal teenage guy. I do wonder how much of this is Jasmine’s influence, or if he (finally) decided to stop acting like an arse.
Anyway, awwwwwww, this is cute. Never been much a PxL shipper, but now I see some potential! #^_^#

Cam May 29, 2012, 8:06 AM EST.

Comment ID #217570

Well I am glad Lucy’s feeling better but I don’t blame Mike for what he did.

mr.awesome May 29, 2012, 8:48 AM EST.

Comment ID #217571

DUMP JAZZ! TAKE LUCY! :D

Kuron May 29, 2012, 9:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #217573

Even if Lucy is faking her current mood for Paulo’s benefit, she still knows that Paulo had checked in on her, as opposed to Mike’s claim that even Paulo would leave her. I figure that Lucy is going to be scarred for a long time, but the sharpest of her pain has been dulled now that she knows that she has Paulo.

faldara May 29, 2012, 9:52 AM EST.

Comment ID #217574

AHHHHHGGGGGG i want Lucy/Paulo but i want Jaz/Paulo!!!!!
nya :(

Zyn May 29, 2012, 10:36 AM EST.

Comment ID #217575

A thought.
Maybe she’s reacting to what mike said, and is faking it.
Maybe thinking along the lines of “I don’t want to be alone, so I must connect with others.”
If this is true (and I hope to god it’s not) then the next page might be foreshadowing to an event where Lucy might chase away her friends inadvertently. I hope she opens up to the right people. One bad step could send her over the edge..

~Hoping for something positive,

Never here May 29, 2012, 10:40 AM EST.

Comment ID #217576

Lucy is really lucky to have Paulo as a friend at this point. Getting over the crap she went through is hard enough on her own. The fact that Paulo is so persistent with helping her I feel is going to go a long way with her recovery and speed up the processes.

I am actually impressed with Paulo’s ability to read people and willingness to support his friends. He really does put people before himself and seems to try to please everyone.

Iris May 29, 2012, 10:49 AM EST.

Comment ID #217577

the interaction between these two!! so sweet! ;___;

Honey May 29, 2012, 11:39 AM EST.

Comment ID #217579

looks like paulo has ***** 8-)

Not u biz May 29, 2012, 3:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #217580

Chapter’s nearly over!
woah, where’s Thanatos?

Blossom May 29, 2012, 4:24 PM EST.

Comment ID #217582

No words can match the warm feeling in this page XD

Btw guys, Paulo’s hand is in his lap! IN HIS LAP!!

Chocothunda May 29, 2012, 4:37 PM EST.

Comment ID #217584

the next page can’t come soon enough! Can’t wait to see what happens next :D

avk May 29, 2012, 5:33 PM EST.

Comment ID #217597

Suddenly Lucy sounds like she’s gained a whole lot of maturity. And cynicism.

OH DEAR GOD LUCY’S LEARNING TO DEAL WITH THINGS IT’S THE END OF THE COMIC

But seriously, Paulo and Lucy should just get it on already. I mean, she’s already eaten his cake.

ObsidianSnow May 29, 2012, 7:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #217598

please dear god let this be Jasmine on the other line pretending to be lucy.

kuri-tsuka May 29, 2012, 7:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #217600

I love this, Lucy is having a really hard time but she can get through a barryer shes putting up and eat cake, even call Paulo #^_^# <3 its soooo cute~ :-*

Raven May 29, 2012, 7:27 PM EST.

Comment ID #217602

No! No! No! NO!! NOOO!!! Jasmine! You are hot for Jasmine! Jasmine Jasmine Jasmine! You freakin’ stinkin’ cheatin’ alley cat!!!
:O = <3

Frodomann1 May 29, 2012, 7:31 PM EST.

Comment ID #217604

She’s still alive because she ate the cake! XD

Just-a-Lurker May 29, 2012, 9:41 PM EST.

Comment ID #217722

-

snooths May 30, 2012, 3:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #217795

It’s kinda cool seeing the difference between the reactions of Paulo from Jaz and Lucy’s phone calls. :T

SortingItOut May 31, 2012, 7:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #219816

WHY CAN’T I STOP READING THIS WEBCOMIC!!!

Woodensword June 23, 2012, 1:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #236486

im wondering if paulo really love lucy or she just someone he lusting after

kiki January 13, 2013, 10:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #241865

No Jordans a as*hole

Jacob March 28, 2013, 7:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #263250

Awe :3 love confessions ready!

TheClosetFurfag October 25, 2013, 11:43 PM EST.

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