110. Eternal Flame, page posted 3/17/21

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Eternal Flame — Page 17

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Veronica: Mike is currently CRITIQUE DISCOURAGED, Paulo!!!

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Comment ID #12821

Oh this is going to end SO poorly

Lady Indigo  

Comment ID #12822

yeah bc putting up with your bad attitude day in and day out is so fun for your friends, Mike LMAO

prismabunny  

Comment ID #12823

I really don't like Mike. He's so full of himself and yet not all at once

Sarah  

Comment ID #12824

paulo forever saying the right thing the wrong way

Airy Frith  

Comment ID #12825

Nah, Paulo is such a good guy now, as soon as I've heard this idiot whine I would have hung up and called Daisy and leave this baby to cry by himself, seriously, Mike is an idiot and nobody should put up with his crap anymore

Dayo Gonzales  

Comment ID #12826

He isn't listening to a word you say....Paulo. The only ones he cares about is himself and Sandy.

Tylily  

Comment ID #12827

fight fight fight fight

bramblepaws  

Comment ID #12828

Paulo best character moment #836

ColorCrims0n  

Comment ID #12829

Thank you for being an honest and caring friend, Paulo.

Kash Bran  

Comment ID #12830

get his ass paulo

Coke M  

Comment ID #12831

Mike: I'm cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs!

SCD  

Comment ID #12832

It's honestly so interesting to see Mike swing back and forth between being consumed with guilt over what he did to Lucy and longing for his old relationship with her and this dark resentful obsession. He can't accept what it means if she isn't the one causing his problems because his relationship with Sandy is built too strongly on the idea of her being a faultless ideal. Sandy gets a lot of flack in neglecting Mike which is fair but I also think it's worth considering that this mindset isn't fair to her either. No one can live up to the Sandy in Mike's head at this point.

mobsterseeker  

Comment ID #12833

Yeah, also she's a teen too. Young teens who are still learning how to relationship often don't know how to end them when they should. Realistically she has grown more confident and has a busy world that Mike really isn't apart of. She doesn't need his validation anymore. However her controlling Mother probably doesn't allow much space for her to get closer to or date anyone else. Otherwise, a new serious relationship may have pushed her to end things. It makes sense that she would just let her old childhood relationship linger on and on even if it doesn't fit her anymore. It's hard for anyone hurt someone they care about, and if Mike was in a better place and more present in his own life at his age he would normally have drifted also.

Parks  

Comment ID #12834

Paulo spitting straight facts

Zenkuo  

Comment ID #12835

Mike stop being toxic to your best friend challenge

Lili  

Comment ID #12836

Thank god Paulo said what I've been saying since FOREVER. Everyone has tried with Mike and his Sandy issue, but he lashes out no matter what, and I have no clue what his deal is.

Grand Romantic  

Comment ID #12837

Oop- there goes the last of Mike's friends that still had hope in him overcoming his horrible behavior

Gabby  

Comment ID #12838

Can we just stop to appreciate how adorable Paulo looks in panel 5? XD

Ashura Atsu  

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