If you recall, they were originally set to go upstairs to fetch their Scrabble game.
I’m rather good at Scrabble.
The way I framed panel three has a bit of a Jim Jarmusch vibe about it. There’s a really cool shot in Only Lovers Left Alive in which Tom Hiddleston and Anton Yelchin are ascending Hiddleston’s character’s stairs, and this is my homage, of sorts, to that.
Just a little bit of inside info for you on this day.
Two more pages to go after this one and that’ll be this story done and dusted, chumbos.