When I Look at You

When I Look at You - Mimi & Iffy comic by Robert Burton Robinson

Comic Transcript

Panel 1:
Mimi and Iffy are in a department store.
She says: I want that dress.
Iffy says: Why?
Mimi says: It’ll make me look younger.
Iffy says: But, Mimi, you already look…
Mimi says: What? Young enough?

Panel 2:
Closeup of Iffy.
He holds up a finger, smiles, and says: When I look at you, I see you on the day we met. I see you on our second honeymoon, standing on the beach in that little red bikini.

Panel 3:
Subpanel 1:
Closeup of Iffy.
He continues: I see you watching over me when I was in the hospital.
Subpanel 2:
Closeup of Iffy.
He goes on: I see you as you’ve always been and always will be: beautiful.

Panel 4:
Mimi smiles, tilts her head toward Iffy, and says: Aww. Thank you, honey. That was lovely.
But, I’m still getting the dress.
Iffy looks at her, smiles, and says: I know.

© 2020 Robert Burton Robinson