Strip by: Midnight Strike
Garfield: How are your new fish doing?
Jon: Not good... I can't find "Hope" and "Dreams!"
Jon: What happened to them?
Garfield: I don't know...
Garfield: ...but "Reality" is fatter than ever.
The author writes:
The dialogue here is from the comic strip Pearls Before Swine, drawn by Stephan Pastis. The strip centres around the arrogant, self-centred Rat, and the dim-witted, naive Pig.
[[Original strip: 2002-02-21.
Original Pearls Before Swine strip: 2003-10-07.]]
Original strip: 2002-02-21.