This is my 200th comic for the site! That’s kind of amazing! And it’s raining outside, which means it genuinely feels like fall today, and I am wearing closed-toe shoes!

Going on vacation can do wonders for your state of mind. For instance, you’ll see some strange and inspiring statues, and you’ll use a lot more exclamation points in your writing. (At least until the jet lag wears off and you can stop over-compensating for your brain fog.)

Berlin and Budapest were both wonderful. It’s nice to be home, strange to be home, good to be alive.