Pets! (Comic #716)

webcomic, transcript below

Love to all the pets and folks who are good to their pets and post photos of their pets.

Pets! Comic transcript

Little Liz: Sometimes I wish I had a pet.

Just so I had an excuse to buy cute pet toys.

It’s an embarrassing bit of consumerism.

I know I’m just dreaming of ways purchases could make me feel better.

Money can’t buy you happiness, but you can buy nice gifts for folks you care about and people are more complicated than pets.

Perhaps I should just get friends more gifts?

… And maybe they’ll let me hug their pets!