Posts tagged with "Belfry"

Look at that little guy!
Chapter 1
Velvet Chanterelle is my mushroom punk band.
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Walter has developed great reflexes around Belfry.
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That can't be good.
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Rudeness is Piper's middle name!
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Poor Anthony. He tries.
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Belfry stared into the abyss, and the abyss stared back.
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Every day life with Belfry: a barrel of pie.
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Good on you for going to BAT for justice, Belfry.
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Who needs breathing when you have babbling incoherently?
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Piper rules the fourth wall, and no one is surprised.
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Knick-knack paddywack, give a bat a concussion.
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The real ghost was in Belfry all along.
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The fiercest of predators.
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Peas in Treehollow and goodwill towards bats.
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It's the name of the comic. Duh!
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You know what they say about assumptions, Belfry.
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Plink plonk.
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Henry has abandonment issues; they're just about other creatures being abandoned, not him.
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It's okay, Tess; Belfry has Protagonist Glow.
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I walk in the rain, in the rain. Is it right or is it wrong? And is it here that I belong?
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Mother used to say, if you want, you'll find a way. But mother never danced through fire showers.
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Belfry better rein in that "if looks could kill" stare.
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Well, she certainly can't breathe when Belfry's hugging her like that.
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a b r o a d
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I feel like this is all just happening too fast for Tess to process without impulses.
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Objection! She's badgering the witness!
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You're not wrong, Walter. You're just an ... well.
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Mistakes were not made.
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What a lovely little picnic!
Chapter 2
The best part of waking up is a TODDLER'S FOOT IN YOUR FACE
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That's one way to stop the crying.
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Tamberlane is actually just practicing for her metal band.
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Supplies in a closet: 1; Belfry: 0.
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As bad as it is to open that, just think how bad it would be to be the one stuck wearing it.
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What a proud swamp mama.
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Folding a cloth diaper is truly black magic.
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Finally, some rest.
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It's a miracle Tamberlane woke up without crying.
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Maybe Terra needs more practice.
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The deadliest pit trap since lego!
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Big Blue is my Tamberlane bluegrass band.
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She's a little old for a bottle, but the thought counts.
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Silly rabbit! Tricks are for kids!
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I have absolutely lost a three year old under a book before.
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Nah, sorry, she developed invisibility.
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No wonder she messes things up: she has bats in her belfry!
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People who bake regularly.
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You spin my heart right round, right round
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mum mummy mum mum mummy mum mummy
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A soft place to land. Like Belfry's ruff.
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And she was never seen again.
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Like mother, like daughter
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Thank goodness for long tails.
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Cats and dogs, living together, mass hysteria!
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None of that self-defeating nonsense!
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We all let our insecurities get the best of us sometimes.
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No one could possibly understand her the way I do, in the less than 24 hours I've known her!
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Tamberlane is going to get very good at catching knives around Belfry.
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Tamberlane learned that sign earlier this chapter!
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Bah, he says. Oakewood shoulda been a sheep.
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Wait, a cover that's actually pertinent to the events in the chapter? What nonsense is this?
Chapter 3
And so we move from Summer to Fall!
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I wouldn't enjoy raw venison either.
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Oakewood looks kind of like a drama teacher in that outfit.
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All Tamberlane wants is Peas in Treehollow.
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Clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right.
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I regret to inform you Belfry that that is not how boundaries work.
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Tess seems like a bit of a rough mother to have.
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You can pick your nose, you can pick your friends, and you can pick your friend's nose.
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Perhaps we can't all be wise all the time.
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Over Piper's short life, she's already accrued over 18 years of grounding.
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Mom senses: they get you every time.
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From one animal to another.
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Pot, Kettle.
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One can imagine that Piper takes after her dad.
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Piper has big round eyes when her black little heart feels things. Or when she fakes like she feels things.
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Despite her misgivings, Belfry has agreed to help her mother.
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Or does she?
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They have Feelings™
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She tried so hard, and got so far. But in the end, it doesn't even matter.
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♫ I'm sick of this life, I just want to scream, how could this happen to me? ♫
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I have been told that I'm forbidden from drawing Tamberlane like that ever again.
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An apology? From Tess? It's more likely than you think.
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Well, she got interested fast.
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Who DOESN'T like handpies?
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Good thing those pies aren't boiling hot or Mary'd have another scar to add to her collection.
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Walter is a regular ol' buck fifty.
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It's fine; Belfry can sell peanuts ringside!
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Tess is stirring a pot of, presumably, hot sugar with a toddler on her shoulder. I'm sure it's fine.
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It's all starting to blend into background noise for Briar. ... Sort of.
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Carefuller is not a word.
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Too bad there are no adults here.
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This is the 69th page of chapter 3. B)
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Get out the popcorn!
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Aw, Tess has some decent reasons to be afraid...
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I swear I wrote this whole Great Outbreak deal *long* before COVID.
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Heheheh FIRE!
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Ow. Right in the feels.
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Tfw you're struck by the heart-deep pain of potential loss from the possibility of sending your orphan critter away to die in the wilderness, lest you have to abandon the only family you've ever known.
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Tamberlane, can you sign "ongoing trauma"?
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Sometimes I wish I could put actual sounds in comics, just to be able to get across the frantic little slapping sound of snappy, distressed signing.
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"Yeah, I'll start a fight. And I'll end it too!! From time out!!"
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Sometimes you don't need words.
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"We don't solve our problems with violence, Piper!" Typical.
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Seems Parsley's household is pretty busy with Cur, eh?
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But the way Tam lights up, though.
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I hear "books!" in a Twilight Sparkle voice.
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Because all mothers are clairvoyant, you know!
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Sometimes it's hard to find the right words to ask, "Am I an abomination?"
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It's not like that! It's like this other thing. You know, like... you know?
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There are certain things society needs and that is: fluffy hugs.
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Yakety Sax plays in the background as they navigate this conversation.
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Hey! Listen!
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Oakeblep is best blep.
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Cries in Background Artist
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A blatant reminder that actual animals exist in this world.
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Fangk you very much.
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That's how making pigment works, right?
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Are you ready for your teeth to hurt from how SWEET THIS IS?
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Now to write and illustrate an entire kids book in the middle of a comic. No sweat, right??
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Sometimes I feel I've got to (BUM BUM) run away
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And then Oakewood busts in, derailing the conversation before you can learn important information about Abroad!
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I cannot tell you how long my friend and I discussed the sewer system of Treehollow. Hint: it was a long time.
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You can't hug your father, but you can make sure he poops in a toilet!
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Aaa! Real monsters!
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This story has a 20% likelihood of being less depressing than the last one!
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Oops, All Feelings.
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Belfry, didn't you volunteer to chaperone Tamberlane...?
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Callie has Regrets(TM).
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Turns out the situation is complicated. Whodathunk?
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Hmm... Perhaps not the best idea.
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I remember being 20.
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Who else would make up the town council in a town of roughly 500-1000 creatures?
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I just want to snuggle Belfry's floof. Is that too much to ask??
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She's not sorry. You know she's not.
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Group hug!!!
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How many colors can I splash into snow before it looks weird? The answer is: a lot.
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Allowing kits to play around in ruined buildings builds CHARACTER!
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There's a lot of planning that goes into hunting ghosts.
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Sounds like meal coordination in Treehollow is a little more difficult!
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Despite how dark it is, it's pretty early in the evening. It's Winter in the north!
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It seems Tam is struggling in more ways than one.
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C'mon, Belfry, read the room.
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Belfry is forever destined to A BOOT TO THE HEAD
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Nothing like a kid silently screaming I HATE YOU to make you feel like the worst mother.
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Bel, I thought you hated when your mother did that to you.
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Mmm. Bugs.
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What did you do? Good question...
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Then again, Nora's oldest is like... 4, so...
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Fluffy, fluffy cheeks!
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Now I want Cheer Up Biscuits.
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Mmm, yes, these are reasonable fears to have, right?
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You might want to get your hearing checked, Bel!
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Belfry begins her MMA career with an attempt to suplex a child.
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It might have helped to have more than one light source but hey, you do you, boo.
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Belfry, there's more than just Tamberlane in danger, ya dingus!
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Why yes, it IS a rope!
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Thank goodness the otter came with!
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Jonas is definitely perfectly fine. Yep!
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Oakewood's got a secret hankering for historical romance, eh??
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I staunchly refuse to shoehorn sexuality into a story that doesn't otherwise address it. But that doesn't mean I don't want the characters to express themselves AS themselves, authentically.
Q&A 1
I know some of the balloons are in a funky read order but I decided to keep it so that it lent to the confused "what is time" feeling of the page.
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His parents clearly were in the middle of their morning coffee when they heard the alarms.
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The last two panels were some of the easiest flatting ever.
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Need more cute Walter/Tess moments!
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Bel needs a little bit of a comb.
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Medical technology in Treehollow is decently advanced, as it turns out!
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Please do not love your daughter to death. Literally.
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Go to bed, Belfry.
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What time is it? Belfry-Spiral-o-clock? But it's ALWAYS Belfry-Spiral-o-clock!
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Yes, solitary confinement is the only way. Surely there are no better solutions
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Get your shit together, Belfry!
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Tess has some flaws.
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Belfry also has some flaws.
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Good on you, Briar.
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Don't stay out too long, Bel, or you'll get frosty toes!
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It's not Belfry without bodily injury.
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In case you're wondering, the Bakers live above their bakery. That's why Belfry is running from upstairs.
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Guess they haven't made up yet.
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"Who's this new character?" asks the audience insert.
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