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The Celestial Biscuit: Page 52

Leo asks how Molly came to be living in the monastery. Molly reveals that her father was a monk. Leo guesses that MollyClick Here for Transcript

In which Leo makes a home visit and puts his foot in it…

PANEL 1.

LEO: You live here?!

PANEL 2.

MOLLY: No need to be sniffy. Fieldwork isn’t glamorous. Of course, it’s not really home but thanks to Schmettling I had to move on. You need to think on your feet in this game.

PANEL 3.

MOLLY: I make do with what I can scavenge.

PANEL 4.

LEO: What about your parents?

PANEL 5.

MOLLY: Dad’s a monk. We got separated after the attack on the Monastery. It’s ok, I can look after myself.

LEO: But aren’t all the monks…

PANEL 6.

MOLLY: Aren’t all the monks, what? C’mon, spit it out!

LEO: Dead…

PANEL 8.

MOLLY: It’s not true! He’s fine! My dad’s really clever. There’s no way he’d let himself be captured! You’ll see!

LEO: Sorry, I shouldn’t have…