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Randall’s then-fiancГ©e, now spouse, Megan, ended up being clinically determined to have cancer tumors in belated. This really is a matter he has got talked about into the comic times that are multiple. It was a decade since her diagnosis and remedies.

This comic is a continuation of 1141: couple of years: Seven Years, that are shown in the 1st 16 panels, slightly grayed away.

The very first for the brand brand brand new panels shows Randall and their spouse at a “Rabbit Rescue”, reaching buns (a recurring theme of xkcd). The goal of such activities is always to get rescued (frequently surrendered or seized) rabbits or any other pets familiar with reaching one another along with unknown people under managed circumstances, to aid them become more suitable as pets and ideally entice people to follow them. Randall facetiously asks their spouse if she believes the rabbits have actually socialized sufficient, and even though he and their spouse is there in the interests of their very own satisfaction (and she suggests that she want to save money time patting a bunny on its mind).

Within the panel that is next Cueball is pressing Megan in a handcart, that is presumably taken. (As evidenced because of the person that is off-panel if anyone has heard of handcart.)

The next brand new panel shows Cueball and Megan checking out a hill. They seem to are finding one thing interesting, because of Megan pointing her hand towards one thing off-panel.

The 4th panel shows Cueball and Megan sitting regarding the side of a pier, studying the evening sky. That is an average nighttime activity that is romantic.

The 5th panel that is new Cueball and Megan sitting for a mountain, dealing with the way they could not think that Megan will ensure it is to ten years cancer-free, which based on 881: likelihood was not all that particular (77% likelihood — the chances of choosing an M&M away from a case at random and getting one that’sn’t blue).

Trivia

Cursed items that simply cannot die were recently mentioned in 2332: Cursed Chair.

Transcript

[Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e lay on a sleep, Randall’s fiancГ©e is chatting regarding the phone. The individual this woman is speaking with, a health care provider keeping a clipboard, is shown inset.] Randall’s fiancГ©e: Oh god. [Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e stay together while Randall’s fiancГ©e, now bald, is getting chemotherapy. These are generally both on the laptop computers.] IV pump: . Beeep . Beeep . Beeep . [Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e (that is putting on a cap that is knit are paddling a kayak against a scenic mountain backdrop.] [Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e rest at a dining dining dining table, looking at a mobile phone. There clearly was a clock from the wall surface. Her head is stubbly.] Randall’s fiancГ©e: the length of time manages to do it simply just simply just take to learn a scan!? [Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e are right straight straight back during the medical center once more, Randall’s fiancГ©e getting chemo. These are generally playing Scrabble.] Randall: “Zarg” is not a term. Randall’s fiancГ©e: But caaaancer. Randall: . Ok, fine. [Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e (putting on a knit limit) are playing a friend that is cueball-like. a big idea bubble is above their minds and it also obscures the buddies talk. The written text below, split in three may be the only component here can be without doubt about:] buddy: So next 12 months you need to come check us out up into the mounta a and Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e (reasoning): “Next 12 months” [Randall and Randall’s fiancГ©e are receiving hitched, by having a heart above their minds. Randall’s spouse’s locks keeps growing straight straight back.] [Randall and Randall’s spouse (putting on a cap that is knit get up on a coastline, viewing a whale jump away from water.] Fwoosh

[Randall and Randall’s spouse (along with her locks significantly longer) are walking by way of a woodland.] [Randall’s spouse is sitting yourself down, perhaps maybe not within the woodland any longer.] Randall’s spouse: My toe hurts and I also discovered a study of an instance for which toe discomfort ended up being a sign that is early of spreading. Randall: Wait—didn’t you stub your toe yesterday? Randall’s spouse: Yes, exactly what should this be unrelated? [Randall and his spouse are getting spelunking. The guide is gesturing deeper into the cave while Randall along with his spouse are climbing straight straight straight down.] [Randall’s spouse appears for a stone above an alligator in a swamp, photographing the alligator. Randall is for a balcony behind security railings.] Randall: once they estimated your success chances, i believe they made some assumptions that are optimistic your hobbies. [Randall’s spouse sits on an assessment sleep, hearing a physician keeping a clipboard.] Physician: This is most likely absolutely absolutely nothing. Physician: But provided your history, we must perform a complete scan. Physician: We’ll phone using the leads to a days that are few. Don’t concern yourself with it until then! [Randall and his spouse stay above a deep pond complete of seafood along with other things. Randall’s spouse is piloting a wired camera that is underwater lights.] [Randall and his spouse are standing close to one another. Randall’s spouse has shoulder-length hair addressing almost all of her face.] Randall’s spouse: difficult to believe—six years back, I happened to be bald. But today, after having a struggle that is long we finally seem like the small woman through the Ring. Randall: that is, uhh. good? Randall’s spouse: Hissssss [A line of six individuals, including Randall and their wife, stand and watch the solar eclipse.]

A new comer to 10 Years:

[Randall and his spouse are sitting in an area with five bunnies sitting around and to them. The Poster regarding the wall surface checks out: bunny rescue recommended you read.] Randall: do you believe they are socialized enough? Randall’s spouse: this 1 might require a few more mind pats. [Randall pushes their spouse on a hand cart.] Somebody off-panel: Has anybody heard of hand cart? Randall’s spouse: Wheee!

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