My notes reveal that this strip was originally published the week that The Rule of Death debuted at Serializer.net. If anyone’s never given Rule a try, you can now read the whole series right here at E-merl.
Each morning I slip out of bed before he wakes.
And I watch him. Flipping a coin in my mind.
Love. Hate. Love. Hate. Love. Hate. Love.
Some boys are luckier than others.
But no one stays lucky forever.