So much truth in the funny pages

There is a comic strip called “Pickles” and it is about an old married couple.  More often than not after reading it and laughing, I check the apartment for hidden microphones. Sometimes the conversations Earl and Opal have are word-for-word conversations my husband and I have had and situations that play out in my home on a daily basis (and no, we don’t have Siri  or Alexa or whoever). 

For example:

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But there are other comics that showcase our conversations – verbatim. More often than not this conversation ends with me yelling “Just pick something!”