Oh man, the first official strip. It’s like the first official bite of dessert. Unlike all those little bites you took earlier. Those don’t count because they weren’t during the officially designated dessert hour. That’s right: dessert hour.

Lucy and I are excited; she more than I. But I’m the pessimist of the team. She makes claims to harbor clouds of doom, but I haven’t seen them. Maybe they are wearing cheerful disguises.

We’re working up a lather of several strips so we won’t get caught in the typical “Oops, I’m [reason for delay].” And those will start on the 1st. Stay tuned!