Sunday’s Best: Peppermint Patty’s Question

Today’s classic Peanuts strip is a nice nod to the end of the school year.  Peppermint Patty’s question is a good one.  I wonder if there’s just some non-verbal cue that kicks in, an intuitive thing that’s unfortunate for the student.

Peanuts Patty's QuestionBy the way, the joke in the fifth panel is pretty funny (and wonderfully subtle).

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