Friday, February 14, 2014

2/14/14 A Very Calvin & Hobbes Valentine

Bill Watterson drew panels of Calvin and Hobbes for Valentines Day only three times: his first year in 1986 he did a series, and then not again until 1993 and 1994 when the day (or eve) fell on a Sunday.

The 1986 series (and Sunday follow up)

In 1993 and 1994, Calvin and Susie still hadn't quite advanced their relationship much further than 1986:

But, of course, that really isn't the true love relationship the strip was ever about, was it?

To all those fellow un-sentimental, anti-saccharine, unconventional valentines out there: go ahead; get greedy. 


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