Teddy wants a hug, and more from the reaction of Alex.

Teddy, teddy, teddy. I don’t blame you. Nobody can ever be in your situation and be asked just to sit by the sidelines, right?

If you’re curious if this is the weirdest thing I’ve drawn, doesn’t even cracks my top 50. As for the black bar, I was actually inspired initially by a comic strip I read a few months back, and how clever it was in how it uses the black bar (and how I wish I was that clever in my writing).

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