The Joy of Breaking Up

Here’s the original 1959 First Kiss art. Things seem pretty grim for this couple, huh?

But one panel later everything flip flops. Suddenly we have a happy ending!

And the girl learns her lesson. Never date a guy who can’t outrun you.

Vote for Up Up Down Down: The Series in the Audience Choice Awards 2012. This funny video series set in a video game store will be using Last Kiss images and gags in future episodes.

↓ Transcript
SCENE: Woman is running away from a man at a party. The man calls after her.

MAN: Wait! Are we breaking up? Is it
too soon for makeup sex?

Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia
Color by Allen Freeman


  1. Don’t you mean, “Never date a guy who *can* outrun you”? Or do you think she wanted to be caught?

    • K, in the end, she definitely seems to be happy. So, yes. I think she wanted to be caught.


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