This week’s strip is a little personal to me as I have always had a fast metabolism (that’s only slowed down a bit as I have aged). I’ve always been proud of my metabolism as it has kept me rock star skinny my whole life — but then it turned into colitis and eventually into a mild irritable bowel syndrome that’s kept me close to the toilet and laughing at poop jokes way beyond when most people grow out of it (age 9).
Is it weird? I’ve always loved freckles. I had ‘em as a kid. Still have ‘em on my shoulders. I like the word. Freckles. It’s fun to say. But mostly I liked girls with freckles. A few years ago I was trying to explain it to a friend when I said that I liked that