Abby Amour, Part 13: Slang Slipup

Happy Veteran’s Day!

Original Vintage Art & Text

Art by Frank Frazetta in the story “A Love of My Own” in Personal Love #24, 1953. Published by Eastern Color. Curious to see more? Click the link to read the entire vintage comic book.

 

The Abby Amour miniseries runs every Friday. Dialogue by Tony IsabellaIf you’ve missed any episodes, no problem. You can catch them here:

 

 

Transcript:

BANNER LOGO: The Loves of Abby Amour

PANEL 1:

SCENE: Abby Amour has her hand over her face and doesn’t feel well.

CAPTION: Abby is heading to the hospital…after eating some bad eggplant.

SOUND AFFECT: URPPP!

PANEL 2:

SCENE: Colonel Bluster is smoking a pipe and is lost in thought.

COL. BLUSTER thinks: Lt. Amour must have enjoyed our dinner. She sent me an eggplant emoji. I’ll invite her to that new Mexican place. Ah, there’s a taco emoji.

(We see a taco in his thought balloon.)

CAPTION: Alas, neither Abby nor Colonel Bluster…have even a basic grasp…of emoji slang.

1953 Art: Frank Frazetta Lettering & Image Massage: John Lustig
Writer: Tony Isabella

Personal Love 24_6 16_3_Woman

 

↓ Transcript
BANNER LOGO: The Loves of Abby Amour

PANEL 1:

SCENE: Abby Amour has her hand over her face and doesn't feel well.

CAPTION: Abby is heading to the hospital...after eating some bad eggplant.

SOUND AFFECT: URPPP!

PANEL 2:

SCENE: Colonel Bluster is smoking a pipe and is lost in thought.

COL. BLUSTER thinks: Lt. Amour must have enjoyed our dinner. She sent me an eggplant emoji. I’ll invite her to that new Mexican place. Ah, there’s a taco emoji.

(We see a taco in his thought balloon.)

CAPTION: Alas, neither Abby nor Colonel Bluster...have even a basic grasp...of emoji slang.

1953 Art: Frank Frazetta Lettering & Image Massage: John Lustig
Writer: Tony Isabella

Personal Love 24_6 16_3_Woman