The Insuperable Barrier Of Language

Cast: Tycho, Gabe, Lik-Sang Wong

Transcript Edit

Panel 1

{Tycho is leaning against the door and pointing at it with his thumb. Gabe is in the foreground and blurred.}
Tycho: {scared} There is a man bound with chains in the computer room.
Gabe: He's my gold farmer.
Tycho: What did you...? How did you...?
Gabe: Lik-Sang. He's an import.

Panel 2

{Gabe knocks on the door.}
Gabe: See, what I did is cut out the middle man. It's Business 101.
Tycho: It's Slavery 101. You bought a person!
Gabe: Look, Wong loves it here. Don't you, Wong?
Wong: HAP! HAP!
Gabe: See? He's saying how happy he is. "Hap."

Panel 3

{Gabe stops knocking.}
Tycho: {worried} I think he's screaming for help.
Gabe: {annoyed} What, so now you speak Chinese?

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Preceded by:
April 12, 2006
Penny Arcade strips Followed by:
April 17, 2006

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