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Its Wrpng U

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Permanent URL: https://mezzacotta.net/itoons/?comic=228

Strip by: Nyperold

{Tiffany is using her "It's Frida's birthday" gift laptop. Her mother comes up, hands on her hips.}
Sky: tiff m sry bt i dont thnk its hlthy 4 u 2 hv tht lptp
{Tiffany side-eyes her before going back to using it, as it balances on her knees like it's magic. Or superconductor electromagnetism.}
Sky: the net is a scry mssd up plce n i dnt lk u gng on it unsprvsd
Sky: i thnk its wrpng u
Tiffany: hld on im twtng ths
{Sky brings her hands up to chest level, turning her palms and fingers skyward, not Sky-ward.}
Sky: c?!

The author writes:

Assuming the first three panels are all one tweet, Sky broke the character limit at "and I don't like yo". So, reminiscent of #79, here's a rewrite that gets them just under it.

Note: I don't have a Twitter account, and I don't typically type like this even in chat rooms, fora, or texts, so I apologize if I'm grossly abusing abbreviations.

Original Precocious strip: 2010-03-30.