51. A Distance Apart, chapter posted 11/18/09

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A Distance Apart — Page 4
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Veronica: Tuesday update time! And we’re now going through a scene change, much excitement huh.

Oh, Tessa. We hardly knew ye.

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Comment ID #125

Tessa cut her hair? woah : o

JennyTablina November 25, 2009, 12:26 AM EST.

Comment ID #126

paulo, make a move or something. seriously. D:

lolli November 25, 2009, 12:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #127

Oh yeah… She’s a senior now… She will be missed next year…

And I recognize a few familiar faces in panel two!

Gabriel Kaxbe November 25, 2009, 7:44 AM EST.

Comment ID #128

hopefully she wont die on us D:

Teka November 25, 2009, 12:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #129

McCain ^____^

Ana (Knux-the-killer) November 25, 2009, 3:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #132

Paulo needs to hit that before it gets away

Xetch November 25, 2009, 9:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #133

Also those tail piercings still make me shiver…

Xetch November 25, 2009, 9:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #135

Huh…You know something? I’m slowly getting used to the whole ‘paulo/lucy’ pairing, but I kind of still like the ‘tessa/paulo’ pairing…
But I still love the ‘lucy/mike’ paring…I need to stop talking now.

TakuniChan (Lindsay) November 26, 2009, 5:36 AM EST.

Comment ID #136

And one more thing! I’m in the same grade as Tessa!! Woo, senior class ‘10!
Sorry for the double post, just realized this-I’m an idiot…

TakuniChan (Lindsay) November 26, 2009, 5:37 AM EST.

Comment ID #2356

ANNOUNCER VOICE: In high school...you must fight to survive... It was her final year... and only a few friends stood by her side...
This fall...she will risk everything...and she will.....
Starring Tessa as herself, Michael is himself, and Lucy as herself...

This fall, Tessa is...


Rated R. XD

Solario the Visored April 2, 2010, 5:39 AM EST.

Comment ID #2595

It’s make-or-break time, girl. Time to step up to bat. You’ll never hit the ball if you don’t swing at it, after all! (And I’m not just talking in the innuendo sense!)

waffle911 April 4, 2010, 9:24 PM EST.

Comment ID #9563

i hate senior pride, never cared for it never will, ITS AGE DISCRIMINATION! i could kick a senior’s arse, anyway tail..piercings…..ouch

bored April 28, 2010, 6:21 AM EST.

Comment ID #16525

Could someone explain the year system for high school? I live in Quebec were we just group Junior High and Senior High together and call then Secondary 1 - Secondary 5

MiwAuturu May 6, 2010, 2:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #19750

McCain is walking with Sue~ Seriously, we need more McCain. They took him on vacation with them, whhy don’t they just add him to the group? I’m sure Sue would like that~.

Koren Korca May 10, 2010, 10:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #25420

why does tess have a PSAT book…shouldn’t she have an SAT or an ACT book?

Silver May 22, 2010, 3:59 AM EST.

Comment ID #44189

hey… isn’t that girl named jasmine in there too?

Levi June 15, 2010, 3:38 AM EST.

Comment ID #67173

Every time I see Tessa’s tail, it always looks broken

RainbowChiwawa July 30, 2010, 3:42 AM EST.

Comment ID #67526

in second panel i saw McCain Tessa,s tail is still broken from vacation

j the fourth July 30, 2010, 4:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #71662


And oh no, she got a haircut :(

xLoveandLightningx August 7, 2010, 5:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #107145


weeeee! October 19, 2010, 12:57 AM EST.

Comment ID #109851

…Right there in the middle…

did you have to emphasise October 23, 2010, 6:38 AM EST.

Comment ID #109852

…Oops, that one was me… Typing in the dark is not a good idea… Thought I hit caps lock, not tab…

RuBoo October 23, 2010, 6:40 AM EST.

Comment ID #121803

I love how you can barely see McCain and Sue. They need more Spotlight!

Art Wolf November 9, 2010, 3:51 AM EST.

Comment ID #128801

Ahahah! McCain is so awesome in his coat. I want one!

SushiJaguar November 18, 2010, 8:01 AM EST.

Comment ID #136269

Is that Jasmine in the bottom centre of the 2nd panel, just near Tess?

Henry December 12, 2010, 6:20 AM EST.

Comment ID #138722

i see McCain,Tess, ******, and Sue

shadowfir December 25, 2010, 1:00 AM EST.

Comment ID #142505

i think that is jazzy.

The-Gray-Angel January 17, 2011, 6:34 PM EST.

Comment ID #151640

NOOOOO!!! i feel for ya tess. its my last year in highschool too ;_;

furrypanther March 13, 2011, 7:46 PM EST.

Comment ID #158653


Nishakun April 25, 2011, 2:34 PM EST.

Comment ID #161263

hmmm… i can see mccain, sue, jazz, jazzies friends, jordan, maybe katie and stacy… the rest i cant make out or dont know :P

hey its meh lolz May 14, 2011, 4:40 PM EST.

Comment ID #162527

Tess’ tail looks terrible in the last panel. It’s all screwed up.

First panel: All I see are Sue and McCain in the dead center and David sitting next to some other guy in the upper left hand corner.

I’m going to miss Tess. She wasn’t a bad guy, by any means. The only bad thing about her was that she always lead Paulo on, but even that can be forgiven, if she stops.

NintendoSegaSonyGuy May 21, 2011, 1:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #166152


Darkpillz June 9, 2011, 1:26 AM EST.

Comment ID #168862

I remember you saying you hated drawing her hair and you wish tess would get a haircut..well LOOK WHAT YOU DID.

Zekeon June 24, 2011, 9:04 AM EST.

Comment ID #169097

Hi Jaz! didn’t see you there! 8-D

ZombieHat June 25, 2011, 10:50 AM EST.

Comment ID #172123

Oh, yeah, I get that feeling too, and I haven’t even started my senior year.

Senioritice. It itches XD

Biblioholic July 12, 2011, 6:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #173840

Tail piercings? I think that’s what those are.
^_^ Sick.

Tickle Monster July 24, 2011, 4:36 AM EST.

Comment ID #175247

i liked her old hair…

Ryoushi-kun August 1, 2011, 7:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #175821

Why is she doing her PSATs so late?

Flara August 5, 2011, 9:17 AM EST.

Comment ID #180397

What the hell is that stuff in her tail?

Fruvous September 4, 2011, 4:47 PM EST.

Comment ID #188552

wait a second. huge error here. Tess is currying a Book for PSAT. that’s PRE Student Assessment Test. As a senior, she would most definitely not be taking the Psat.
Sorry to get so critical on you as my first comment. I’m a rather detail-orentated person. otherwise great story. amazing drama system and all that other undulation that you’ve gotten for it.

NegraCardia November 4, 2011, 10:45 PM EST.

Comment ID #207247

I never knew she had piercing thingys on her tail

Kitkat January 31, 2012, 6:37 PM EST.

Comment ID #213108

Hey! I think I see Sue and McCain in the middle of the second panel!

ScrabMaster March 31, 2012, 4:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #229530

Imma miss Tess ;_;

April September 30, 2012, 7:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #251847

I see McCain

Markio June 30, 2013, 4:38 PM EST.

Comment ID #267710

well that she will be off of school does not directly mean that she is gone for good o.O
That´s what is always weird to me about that kind of logic.

Tails November 25, 2013, 9:46 AM EST.

Comment ID #273788

Did Tess get a haircut?

Davey and Sue's Daughter January 25, 2014, 5:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #279334

love the splash panel.

was making a game of folks I noticed XD

so far I’ve got sue and McCain in the middle, Stacie, Katie and freinds to the right and I belive Jazzie’s first apperance with her dog freind whos name I don’t know right at the bottom :D

Did I miss anyone?

Beige April 16, 2014, 1:15 AM EST.

Comment ID #280628

Does tess’s hair grow backwards or something, it seems to get shorter every year…

Anon May 6, 2014, 10:56 AM EST.

Comment ID #286706

The building at my college looks just like that. o^o

fluffyfox September 14, 2014, 6:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #299060

Jasmine, McCain, and Sue are all in panel 2

Idk May 16, 2015, 9:49 AM EST.

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