Not sure what to say about this one. I am beginning to explore more serious topics like loneliness in the next few strips.
Lil: I miss you, Lyle. Where have you been?
Lyle: I don't want to talk about it. Lil.
Lil: Why not?
Lyle: It hurts too much.
Lil: You'd probably feel better if you talk about it.
Lyle: No, you would just use my pain against me like most people.
Lil: Lyle, were you paranoid before they started following you?