80. Happy Hour, page posted 11/6/13

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Comment ID #264534

Smiling on the outside… secretly strangling you on the inside…

Come on Paulo, it’s her birthday for dams sake

Twoplusfiveequallsseven November 6, 2013, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #264535

I miss Lucy

Nahuoth November 6, 2013, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #264536

hnnghh i love rachel!! ;__;

naya November 6, 2013, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #264537

_-_

Hawz November 6, 2013, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #264538

I really want to know exactly what’s going on with Lucy.

Quill November 6, 2013, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #264539

OMG! Paulo go to her!

Fox9er November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264540

Awww Rache!

BrusselSprouts November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264541

LOL! Leave it to David to point out the most awkward rumor…

N November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264542

Poor Paulo. Feelin the heat.

Lordofrye November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264543

Talking about other women in front of your it’s complicated relationship is usually not a good idea.

Shiloh November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264544

Calm down Daisy D:

Jonas97face November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264545

I think Paulo and Rachel make a cute couple! She’s so patient even with knowing how much he loves Lucy. Even though Paulo can be a jerk sometimes. But he does care about his friends even though he doesn’t show it much. XD Like wow she doesn’t even seem to care that he’s saying it’s a complicated relationship. I already liked Rachel but now I like her a whole lot more! :D

Bon-Clay November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264546

…I’m crying :(

Jayden November 6, 2013, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264547

Crack mike…..

Sahchan November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264548

i ****in love rachel but i don’t like her with paulo because woW SHE DESERVES BETTER

isabelle November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264549

Rachel is fkin awesome!

HungryLlama November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264550

Dang it, David

$adiq November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264551

OH NOOOOOO!!! Racheal you are amazing for understanding drunken Paulo! even if he doesn’t show it he loves you and so do the rest of uuuussss :love: :love:

Kidhate November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264552

Wait a minute, the couch has a tree design…. Coincidence or symbolism of the tree that lucy and mike always argued at?

Nahuoth November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264553

Paulo doesn’t deserve Rachel - I’m glad mike freaking pointed out she was there >.

Wingo November 6, 2013, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264554

I’m glad Rachel is so understanding. I like her more now.

kami November 6, 2013, 1:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #264555

@Shiloh drunk people are not known for their track records of good choices.

MobileCrusader November 6, 2013, 1:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #264556

I love BCI! It makes my afternoons when I get to read a new page. The author is AWEWOME!!!!! XD ;) XD 8-D

Nico November 6, 2013, 1:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #264557

dat smile i think she’s thinking “you idiot”

Dat1person November 6, 2013, 1:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #264558

Oh my god. Mike grows up to be Brock. It all makes sense now.

Zott November 6, 2013, 1:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #264559

David represents the part of the readers who still think she’s dead.

Gabba November 6, 2013, 1:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #264560

shhhh its gonna be okay daisy shhhhh

Mariasona November 6, 2013, 1:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #264561

its more like there freinds with benifets,didnt ratchel say it herself that it wasnt like that

void November 6, 2013, 1:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #264562

Wha-NO
NNNNNO!
I…I swore off the comment section! I promised myself I would never return!
So why? Why is it that now, so soon after…it shows up in the comic itself?!?
Lucy is at Sandy’s school! Lucy is with a relative! Lucy is dead! IT WON’T LEAVE!
I…I can’t escape. It’s physically impossible.
…I surrender. I…I’ll return quietly.
*sob*

Oceanus92 November 6, 2013, 1:09 PM EST.

Comment ID #264563

At least she’s supportive.

Keyblade Dragon November 6, 2013, 1:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #264564

Mike probably doesnt know about Jasmine and Paulo breaking up does he? That might be the ”girlfriend” he was talking about

bunnyclub258 November 6, 2013, 1:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #264565

I think Mike’s feeling uncomfortable and trying to change the subject.
…and succeeds.

Bypasser November 6, 2013, 1:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #264566

Wonder if there is a storm brewing behind Rachael’s calm exterior.

Mike face in panel six looks to me like he is trying not to get involved in the subject, or trying to focus on something else. Think he is trying to make sure he doesn’t let something slip.

Chrisd765 November 6, 2013, 1:15 PM EST.

Comment ID #264567

I’m still unsure of if David is drunk or not…. and you go Rachel. way to be awesome and not pressuring Paulo

Vega November 6, 2013, 1:16 PM EST.

Comment ID #264568

Daisy is still fuming over yet another of her friends leaving her without so much as a goodbye. Seems to be one of the few things that Lucy and Sandy have in common and yeah I think it is pretty obvious that we are epecting Lucy to end up going to the same exact school as Sandy. Sandy and Lucy becoming friends would be a shocking, but refreshing twist that we can all enjoy… no matter how unlikely it seems.

David pretty much pointed out a rumor that has been talked to death already in the comments section and in the IRC. Although, these other rumors are interesting… I always assumed that Lucy wold end up living with her father and I never gave it any thought that she might have other relatives that she coud stay with. Hmm, I need to do a better job thinking about this situation apparently.

Rachel is being incredibly understanding here. If anyone tried saying that while in a relationship with me, then they could expect getting slapped so hard.

Mike you seem to be in the clear for now, but what will you do after everyone else is done talking and wonder why you aren’t saying anything about Lucy… plus your body language is pretty much saying that you don’t want to be here listening to this. Are you really that sure of yourself to assume that no one will point fingers your way? At least try and make it so you don’t end up hurt and alone by the end of the night… please?

Lucy wasn’t as cold and mean as you thought… you realized this a while back so why act this way, Mike… if you mope a little then maybe they won’t be suspicious… unless you say something bad, but it would be really dumb for you to do so… and you are drunk and ready to do something incredibly stupid. Oh great. :/ Please don’t get yourself hurt, Mike.

supertails19 November 6, 2013, 1:20 PM EST.

Comment ID #264569

Dang, Paulo…

Some may Rachel call a ****, but she raised a lot in my opinion.
Whilst Paulo is dropping faster than a dead Dodo over last few pages.

OldMan November 6, 2013, 1:24 PM EST.

Comment ID #264570

Rachel understanding Paulo’s current issue while letting him disown her, in even a drunken state, is definitly a rarity for a lot of females I’ve known, let alone what I would think I would see from any other character in the story. Even more to point out? Rachel isn’t exactly built on a foundation of monogamy (bluntly, she’s been a sl*t throughout the story), but now, Rachel has actually matured some and built some ethics into her life, around Paulo at least. If Lucy does come back, I feel like there is going to be some serious tensions between Rachel and Lucy involving Paulo.

Fangs November 6, 2013, 1:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #264571

I like how we see exactly how much Daisy bottles up every day, and now that she’s drunk the seams start to crack ^^

EthanQix November 6, 2013, 1:27 PM EST.

Comment ID #264572

oh god, strider, you completely nailed it about daisy!

boh... November 6, 2013, 1:40 PM EST.

Comment ID #264573

Rachels sweet, I don’t think she sees Paulo as boyfriend material more of a good lay. It’s a friends with benefit kinda deal.

Kitmit November 6, 2013, 1:43 PM EST.

Comment ID #264574

Paulo, you are being such an *** right now. Rachel deserves better than that.

DiamondMX November 6, 2013, 1:45 PM EST.

Comment ID #264575

Wait wait wait wait…..paulo’s dating rach?! Wat? I don’t understand what chapter did I miss?!! Somebody help me ;_;

kitty777 November 6, 2013, 1:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #264576

Awwww… I just want to squish all their heads. :love:

Hawz November 6, 2013, 1:57 PM EST.

Comment ID #264577

Rachel is awesome, no questions asked.

TheXtreme(YM) November 6, 2013, 1:59 PM EST.

Comment ID #264578

How exactly is Paulo being a jerk?

Todd November 6, 2013, 2:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264579

@kitty777: This should help. It all started in this chapter where Paulo was depressed about Lucy leaving and a very good friend decided to help him the best way she knew how. http://www.bittersweetcandybowl.com/c76/p11.html By taking away that lonely feeling and giving him something else to think about.

Sure, it wasn’t exactly a smart move on their part, but at least he didn’t spend the night crying into a pillow or something. At least he spent quality time with a friend… and Paulo did so over and over and over again since then. It just adds on to Jasmine’s point that she made in the chapter after that one.

Rachel is there for Paulo when no one else will be. That should say something… right? http://www.bittersweetcandybowl.com/c77/p20.html

supertails19 November 6, 2013, 2:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264580

I’m getting really annoyed with Daisy. Also isn’t Mike going to say anything?

Jerkface November 6, 2013, 2:08 PM EST.

Comment ID #264581

@Jerkface: About mike saying something… wait for it. :smirk: About Daisy… She’s being honest with the way she feels inside and isn’t bottling anything up. I think that is pretty amazing of her.

Is it really that wrong for her to be upset about one of her friends disappearing without telling her anything… not even a goodbye? Lucy leaving brought back memories of when Sandy left her. Both girls left without saying goodbye. How would you feel if a close friend just disappeared? I for one wouldn’t be happy about it. I’d try to be understanding of their situation, but that’s kind of hard if I don’t know the details entirely like Daisy who has been left in the dark yet again.

We know that Lucy had her reasons, but does Daisy? I’ll take the silence as a good reply.

@DD : Well it was talked about greatly in the comment section many times over so yeah I’m pretty sure it was a reference of the fans. Lucy’s not dead though. You can rest safely tonight knowing that fact… and then you can wonder where she is.

supertails19 November 6, 2013, 2:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #264582

I wonder if David’s comment is actually a reference to the fears many readers had. That Lucy had died ^_^

DD November 6, 2013, 2:18 PM EST.

Comment ID #264583

Mike is looking a bit uncomfortable there. I wonder why…

SpiritWolf15x November 6, 2013, 2:19 PM EST.

Comment ID #264584

awwee Rachelll
Looks like David and Abbey aren’t drunk though ahaha

Wei November 6, 2013, 2:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #264585

It’s called an “Open Relationship” folks. Love it or hate it, it is real~

Huh? November 6, 2013, 2:26 PM EST.

Comment ID #264586

Mike you jurk. just sitting there minding his own bissness. yeah int’l he snaps. Mad Lucy

robyn November 6, 2013, 2:27 PM EST.

Comment ID #264587

Now I’m REALLY just waiting for Lucy to show up out of nowhere.

I'll Eat Yourself November 6, 2013, 2:54 PM EST.

Comment ID #264588

I bet David got that rumor from the readers :D

EvilKitty3 November 6, 2013, 2:57 PM EST.

Comment ID #264589

Whoa Mike looks like Brock from Pokémon :o

Veigar November 6, 2013, 3:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #264590

Ok, I just started to like Rachel.

Kaktus November 6, 2013, 3:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #264592

Just waiting for everyone to attack Mike like a pack of wolves.

Chiba November 6, 2013, 3:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #264593

Aww Rachel is so perfect for him :)
So understanding and caring.

Ragingsystem November 6, 2013, 3:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #264594

lol I feel that this page is a mock up of the readers who were all “Whu? Is Lucy dead, with her grandma, or at a school with Sandy?” I love how David, the goofy one, is the one who asks if Lucy is dead and how he talks of “comparing rumors”.
I wonder if this page was scripted in advance, put in at the last moment, or altered. There’s too much parallel between this page and how most readers are still “comparing rumors” about what happened to Lucy.

Blank On Purpose November 6, 2013, 3:21 PM EST.

Comment ID #264595

Awwww, Paulo’s wanting to hold Lucy and Mie’s just like “Reality check”. XD :P

Katara November 6, 2013, 3:24 PM EST.

Comment ID #264596

Rachel knew going into this that this was something she was going to have to deal with, she swore to Paulo that he was allowed all the time he needed to get over Lucy. Thus their relationship isn’t really defined as boyfriend/girlfriend.

It must be hard though to still deal with Paulo moping over Lucy, stings when he half dismisses it, and doesn’t even care to sugar-coat it in front of her. But Rachel will likely just try to let it pass, I wonder how long she’ll be willing to do that before it takes it’s toll however?

jennytablina November 6, 2013, 3:38 PM EST.

Comment ID #264597

@Nahuoth that is obviously a flower

kami November 6, 2013, 4:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #264598

I’m gonna be totally honest, I has sort of in the “I thought she died” category ^^;

Insanitybreach November 6, 2013, 4:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #264599

:nope: wrong!

Mr-Hero-Bio November 6, 2013, 4:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #264600

LUCY IS NOT DEAD!!!

Mr-Hero-Bio November 6, 2013, 4:11 PM EST.

Comment ID #264601

Whar if I told you… Lucy is gone forever, never to appear again in the comic?

Commander_Zero November 6, 2013, 4:19 PM EST.

Comment ID #264602

@Commander_Zero
That can’t happen. She IS a main character after all.



As much as I want her back, I couldn’t care less if she never came back at all.

Gate-senpai November 6, 2013, 4:27 PM EST.

Comment ID #264603

“It’s complicated” oh paulo :3

eagle November 6, 2013, 4:31 PM EST.

Comment ID #264604

Rachel is just so many kinds of awesome.

Steampunkgirl November 6, 2013, 4:32 PM EST.

Comment ID #264605

Rachael I hope you don’t mind being my rebound …

… Happy Birthday… also your boobs are nice …

Chinatsu November 6, 2013, 4:38 PM EST.

Comment ID #264606

Bless Rach for being such a sweetheart. :)

Day November 6, 2013, 4:40 PM EST.

Comment ID #264607

Let Paulo love who ever he wants to love. If he wants to be holding Lucy right now, leave him be! I love Rachel but she already knew what she was walking into. She is a sweetheart though. And also No, Mike. Paulo is single. He has a great friendship with Rach but no one said anything about taking it to that level yet. How you’re out of the loop, I’ll never know….HOW YOU GOT DRUNK OFF OF A SIP, I WILL NEVER KNOW. *massages temples*

Tealjoy November 6, 2013, 4:49 PM EST.

Comment ID #264608

@Oceanus92 What a quaint return.

@supertails19 I honestly think Mike doesn’t seem to be avoiding anything. He seems like he’s drifting off due to his state, but overall isn’t being negative towards Lucy. I think he seems to realize fully that she was a good person overall, it’s just not his full concern at the moment. Whether that’s due to the alcohol or Mike is yet to be known, I think.

I wonder if Rachael came to expect this from Paulo, considering she seemed alright with what he said.
She herself seems like the type of girl who may say the same thing if the roles were switched, so I think there’s genuine understanding for her.

ThingamaJigglyPuff November 6, 2013, 4:56 PM EST.

Comment ID #264609

IS. NOT. DEAD!!!!!!

Geez

Mr-Hero-Bio November 6, 2013, 4:57 PM EST.

Comment ID #264610

I love you Rachel!!! :love: Honestly, my respect for her has grown so much, at first her character was only skimmed upon, basically that she was slutty, and then she was expanded on to be a kind person, especially with someone who needs support like Daisy; and Rach when she had such a hard time. Then when she began to forgive Tess, someone who was looking for redemption with her peers. Now Taeshi has really expanded on the fact that Rachel is a compassionate, forgiving, and understanding person, whose character isn’t determined by her sex life. You go girl :)

Kitty Juice November 6, 2013, 5:13 PM EST.

Comment ID #264611

Don’t YOU have a girlfriend too, Mike? ;)

Anu November 6, 2013, 5:15 PM EST.

Comment ID #264612

Rachel continues to be the best

yitz November 6, 2013, 5:17 PM EST.

Comment ID #264613

Rachel is rapidly becoming my favorite character on the grounds that she seems to be 100% drama-proof. Seriously, everything just bounces off that smile.

Intermittent Interest November 6, 2013, 5:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #264614

DAVID IS THE CLOSEST TO THE TRUTH.

And Rachel already knew Paulo had feelings for Luce, it’s obvious that he told her about it when he was crying and she asked him what was wrong. So YES, ALL THE AWARDS TO RACHE. Such a sweetie.

Yumikarp November 6, 2013, 5:31 PM EST.

Comment ID #264615

…Rachel officially is one of the best girls on here.

hunter@xmail.com November 6, 2013, 5:34 PM EST.

Comment ID #264616

Rachel looks so different in panel 8 compared to how she used to look like in previous chapters. She looks more like a careful and really friendly person.

Waldo November 6, 2013, 5:46 PM EST.

Comment ID #264617

I feel bad for jazz

matt November 6, 2013, 5:52 PM EST.

Comment ID #264618

the next thing we know mike might slip out what he told lucy….mmmmm….
=_=”

Remie November 6, 2013, 6:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #264619

I feel ya Paulo, when I was in high school I didn’t know what I wanted too… Oh, wait I still don’t lol.

June-pay Eeyorey November 6, 2013, 6:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #264620

Got to love the occasional Mike x Daisy nods.

Posted image

Masket November 6, 2013, 6:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #264621

ooohhhh Rachel you’re great xD, a **** but great xD

Knight-A November 6, 2013, 6:11 PM EST.

Comment ID #264622

Friggin David XD

And massive props to Rachel for being incredibly understanding in this situation :).

Chocothunda November 6, 2013, 6:22 PM EST.

Comment ID #264623

Oh my GOD. Mike’s turned into BROCK.

Ice Shield November 6, 2013, 6:27 PM EST.

Comment ID #264624

I have to say racheal has become my favorite character. People would say shes a ****, but, shes just doing what some guys always try to do, equality, bitch. And she really shows how despite that, shes just so kind and understanding

Sleepingfox November 6, 2013, 6:33 PM EST.

Comment ID #264625

The most surprising thing to happen: Yashy appearing. Why? To beat up Mike maybe? Idk. It would be a nice surprise.

Pyro November 6, 2013, 6:37 PM EST.

Comment ID #264626

Taeshi, I second that nomination

Shaydow November 6, 2013, 6:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #264627

@supertails19:
“About Daisy… She’s being honest with the way she feels inside and isn’t bottling anything up. I think that is pretty amazing of her.”

she’s just drunk.

@Gate-senpai:
that’s a contradiction.

boh... November 6, 2013, 6:57 PM EST.

Comment ID #264628

i see you Mike avoiding the topic

Cloudy November 6, 2013, 7:16 PM EST.

Comment ID #264629

Did you mean died inside?

JayLime November 6, 2013, 7:22 PM EST.

Comment ID #264630

Our ship is strong lads! Keep it up. xD Rachel X Paulo

Fluffy November 6, 2013, 7:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #264631

I’m a bit surprised that Mike isn’t saying much, and that he kinda had a annoyed look in panel 6.

Anna-B-Chan November 6, 2013, 7:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #264632

Okay, my respect for Rachel has gone up, but quite frankly at this point I think she can do better if she’s willing to put up witn this much on her birthday.

Dudeler November 6, 2013, 7:54 PM EST.

Comment ID #264633

Thank you David for saying what all the Lucy commentators have been saying hahaha 8-D
And wow Rachel seems to really likes Paulo, but she knew from the get-go that Paulo was crying over her.

Seoq November 6, 2013, 8:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #264634

@Nahuoth
Those are flowers, not trees

Jc November 6, 2013, 8:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #264635

Also, 100th!!!

Jc November 6, 2013, 8:08 PM EST.

Comment ID #264636

In a way Rachell DID approach Paulo when he was all emo mode on Lucy, most likely she ALREADY knows that Paulo loves Lucy, but decided to go for him anyway, on top of that they have NOT officially said that they are going out exclusively. Ever heard of friends whit benefits?

I believe Rachell knew what she was getting herself into, I mean you don’t simply sleep whit a guy that is grieving over another girl because he loves her and expect him to change his mind in ten seconds, forget about her and start loving only you… heart matters don’t work like that. Actually if you find a guy that can do that he is not worth it, because it only shows he did not really love the other girl and as easily as he said he loved her and then forgot about her, he can do the same to you.

Vanilla November 6, 2013, 8:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #264637

Can’t wait to see where this chapter is going.

Comander_Nyan November 6, 2013, 8:24 PM EST.

Comment ID #264638

Mike is completely unfazed.

Don’t care if he’s drunk.

DOOUCHEBAG.

xox November 6, 2013, 8:43 PM EST.

Comment ID #264639

5 bucks says they’ll end up beating up mike or daisys right.
Also Rachel, you deserve some wine and red velvet cake ^_^

Mcturtle November 6, 2013, 8:55 PM EST.

Comment ID #264640

Fan service without boobs! Awesome! :D

Jessica U. Ingmann November 6, 2013, 8:59 PM EST.

Comment ID #264641

Now I get what Gnukko saw in her.

Anialator November 6, 2013, 9:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #264642

LOOK AT ABBEY BEING A SWEET CARING BOYFRIEND AND COMFORTING AND ACKNOWLEDGING DAISY’S HURT IN THE FIRST TWO PANELS
they are SUCH a sweet couple I’m so glad they have each other for this hard time ;m;

Also super curious on the lack of a lot of Mike’s reactions/expressions as soon as they started the Lucy discussion! Maybe because he’s just too drunk to really contribute, but maybe because he’s trying to keep himself from talking? He’s gotten intoxicated before and man oh man is he a talker…..hMMMM I WONDER WHERE THIS WILL LEAD….

Stofu November 6, 2013, 9:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264643

“It’s complicated” - How much of that is a secret between the two of them? Like there’s a lot of stuff that has been discussed, brought up and even worked through it. Is their relationship really a boyfriend / girlfriend? Or is it just something they agreed to so that questions wouldn’t be asked?

I think this is a wonderful example of how there’s secrets that define us, and secrets that define us to others.

Who knows? But from the expressions (and Taeshi has a wonderful talent for capturing even hidden looks) Rachel doesn’t appear hurt, or upset. There’s a shadow over her face, but is that the shadow of uncertainty? Unsure how to approach the situation and it finally disappearing when Paulo says it’s complicated? Or is that a subtle pain. I don’t. Her attitude has been to help him, and pull him out of it… and apparently enjoy some of his skills. But there may not be an interest beyond that.

Silas November 6, 2013, 9:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264644

Aw. I feel bad for Rachel. :( She obviously likes Paulo, you can tell by the way she looks at him when Mike says «girlfriend», but you can also tell that she understands how he feels about Lucy, and doesn’t want to force anything. It must hurt her some, though. Paulo, on the other hand, doesn’t want to give up on Lucy… because he really loves her. But she appears unreachable now, and Rachel isn’t… and he does like Rachel a bit, I mean come on, who wouldn’t? :P But he doesn’t want to get with Rachel, because if Lucy were to come back, he’d have «cheated» on her, since she is the one he really loves, and by doing so he’d lose her again…

What a mess.

Tears all around :(

Sambo November 6, 2013, 9:18 PM EST.

Comment ID #264646

@supertails19

The thing about Daisy being bitter about Sandy is…Sandy left in THIRD GRADE because of moving away. Daisy is in 10th grade now and she’s STILL mad about something Sandy had zero control over. She was a third grader, and her parents sprung a move on her, and she only managed to go out of her way to say goodbye to mike. Daisy, get over it, like most people she probably doesn’t even remember anyone from her old school except Mike (which I’ll be honest, it’s kind of creepy that she was still so into her third grade image of a boy that she went out of her way years later to try to hook up)

another Anon November 6, 2013, 9:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #264647

I love how David -ISN’T- drunk. Who knows what would happen if he was. It’s probably just that she doesn’t have a clue what drunk David would be like… XD

Mikika Hatari November 6, 2013, 10:09 PM EST.

Comment ID #264648

WELL I LIKE YOU RACHEL

Fellow bro November 6, 2013, 10:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #264651

Racheal just keeps getting more and more adorable. I love her sweet moments. Her mischief’s moments R fun, but i just love seeing her smile. She is being very very patient with him, i have a huge feeling she’s going to win him over. Going to be interesting when that happens, i mean just think of the possibilities: jazz getting jelouse, paulo becoming coolier with jessica, and the biggest one…..Lucy comming home to see paulo taken. By that point knowing our lovly author, Paulo will be happy with racheal and they will be very close and together. Then Lucy shows up and blows it with both of them. I also want to note, have u noticed that mike realy could care less about lucy? I know his heads spinning but lucy is the subject there discussing right now, and he has nothing to say on the matter. Well the story is just getting better and better, and i finnaly might have the money to finnaly buy the book. I’ve been uneployed so long. No need for my sob story, just happy that i can afford this awsome searies. Taeshi your very talented i look foward to other projects, love not annoff rings. Well that’s all i got, but i’d like to here what u guys think about mike’s roll in all this, and if u support Pauloxracheal. I know i do. She’s probaly the medicine he needs :)

JustSomeCritic November 6, 2013, 10:49 PM EST.

Comment ID #264652

The yandere eyes on Rachel….

Rajnagaran November 6, 2013, 10:56 PM EST.

Comment ID #264653

Mike is going to say something stupid and everyone will hate him and he’ll crie evry tiem I can’t wait.

Friedhelm November 6, 2013, 11:09 PM EST.

Comment ID #264654

Having sex with someone does not make them your girlfriend.

NtG November 6, 2013, 11:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #264655

Rachel is best not quite girlfriend!

TMUnreal November 6, 2013, 11:19 PM EST.

Comment ID #264656

I like how David is the only one who never wears anything.

Tourk November 6, 2013, 11:21 PM EST.

Comment ID #264657

I can see Mike bursting out in tears or in anger. One or the other. His mood is slowly changing as they keep talking about Lucy.

Leaf November 6, 2013, 11:39 PM EST.

Comment ID #264658

You know, it’s scenes like these that make the impossible Sue x David pair even cuter

Glassottersftw? November 6, 2013, 11:40 PM EST.

Comment ID #264659

David= Perpetually clueless.

starfighter105 November 7, 2013, 12:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #264660

i can’t remember does everyone know about paulo and jasmine by this point?

King_Crimson November 7, 2013, 3:30 AM EST.

Comment ID #264661

Aaaw. I’m so happy that Rachel isn’t hurt or anything. It’s like she’s okay with it and knows her place, and she’s just there to comfort Paulo. (In her own way) And I guess I’m happy that they all are worried and missing Lucy. I just hope nothing bad happened to her or anything. :unsure: Though I’m missing Lucy, I also miss Agustus. The two of them has this “mutual understanding” in some situations. Kind of like emo buddies. Yup. Emo buddies. :smirk:

Anonymousx101 November 7, 2013, 5:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #264662

Mike don’t you have a go **** yourself.

Okay so, my interest in Mike getting found out, and Lucy being found in general is much more of an interest to me. They have simply been dragged on so long that I don’t even have faith in them become uncovered. Also from what I’ve seen it seems like Rachel just flung herself on him, and they ended up having sex, and now she’s becoming clingy. I suppose she does like him, but with him breaking up with Jasmine, her figuring he likes Lucy, then now Rachel is all over him, thats not going to exactly help his case.

Also, how can you not hate Mike at this point, he’s not even the funny type of *********.

Chazz November 7, 2013, 5:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #264663

Mike’s second best comment today. David’s highest IQ award today.

HongKat November 7, 2013, 6:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #264664

Whats so complicated about it paulo? You like Rachel and she likes you. You both have casual sex together. What’s the problem? Start dateing. Good thing abbey is there to control daisy and comfort her so she did not hurt anyone in her drunken rage. David killed the mood for a second there but that’s not that big a surprise. And were is jess at? She was just there a second ago. Mike needs to pull that stick out his *** and stop being such a jerkface. He knows he misses lucy to.

Blue fox November 7, 2013, 6:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #264665

/ hmm…

I always thought that Rachel, being the older female in this situation, took advantage of Paulo’s grief stricken emotional state because she’s a nympho. I figure she’s either his friends with benefits at best, or at worst, a statutory rapist. but if she’d had any respect for him, she’d probably made the same decision Paulo did with Lucy when she asked.

it’s clear from the aftermath of the comic where he had sex with her that he felt he made a mistake. He was likely thinking about Lucy the whole time.

It took him time to come to terms with his feelings for her. but he spent all his time with her. now all he needs to do is grow out of his immaturity… because Lucy deserves better.

Meridian November 7, 2013, 7:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #264667

Awwwwww, Rachel’s may be a sex maniac, but she’s so sweet and understanding. She knows how much this affects Paulo (He was in tears when they ran into each other prior to their “thing” starting, remember?), and she’s being there for him like a really mature and kind friend/semi-girlfriend.

Petra November 7, 2013, 9:57 AM EST.

Comment ID #264668

Also have y’all heard of I Love Lucy the comedy. It’s actually a thing.

Shcdc November 7, 2013, 9:57 AM EST.

Comment ID #264669

… to be honest, I expected Paulo to say something like: “…I do? Really?” Cmon! You won´t get better then Cute Rachel.

ZeroMoon November 7, 2013, 11:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #264670

I love all the little drunken bubbles still floating around. XD

Alamoraine November 7, 2013, 11:50 AM EST.

Comment ID #264671

I know where Rachel’s coming from. She may like the guy a whole lot, but at the same time, people have their own feelings. If the guy she fancies likes her back, then cool, but if he doesn’t feel the same way/has someone else in their hearts, then that isn’t going to stop her being her. She may sleep around, but that also doesn’t stop her from being the sweet, kind person that she is. Her ways may be different than the others in the story, but I also think that makes her more genuine in some ways.

As for Mike, I highly doubt he’s going to break down in guilt, or blurt out what he’s said/seen. I believe this for this simple fact: He feels like he did nothing wrong. He knows that some of the things he said were out of line, but he has no dismay over the things that were said. He felt that he was standing up for himself, and that he was in the complete right, so why would he take blame for those things? He doesn’t want to get hounded for doing what was right in his mind, and so of course he’s going to keep his trap shut.

Paulo knows there’s something up, but since Mike hasn’t given any evidence, and Lucy’s nowhere to be seen, he has no actual proof. Hopefully there can be retribution, but it isn’t going to happen any time soon. The only way there could be any shimmer of hope is if Mike blurted something out like “At least Lucy got what she deserved”, maybe not something that drastic, but something that praises her leaving them alone, and they caught on. That doesn’t seem likely, since Mike’s shown signs that he knows something and they haven’t jumped to anything yet, with the exception of Paulo almost beating him up and Sue questioning him once.

PurpleSkyline November 7, 2013, 12:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #264726

D’awww, Rach is such a sweetheart. :D

Lizzie November 7, 2013, 1:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #264787

you know, she was referred to as a gigantic ****, but Rachel is probably the most well-balanced person (so she’s promiscuous who cares) there.

rick November 7, 2013, 3:48 PM EST.

Comment ID #264854

wow i feel really terrible for rachel

her expression looks really upset but like trying to understanding

Hayli November 8, 2013, 12:23 AM EST.

Comment ID #265034

Where’d Amaya go in the 5th and 6th page?

Anon November 8, 2013, 10:13 PM EST.

Comment ID #265192

Oh :o I read those chapters…I guess I didn’t get the hint @supertails thx

kitty777 November 11, 2013, 3:35 PM EST.

Comment ID #268244

You know, before this, I didn’t like Rachel. She had her good points, but I didn’t like her much as a character. Now? She’s *very* understanding. She did say she’d give him as much time as he needed to get over Lucy, and she’s sticking to that.
You go, Rachel. I just hope that patience lasts. You’re going to need it.

Adam November 27, 2013, 12:15 PM EST.

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