- Panel 1
- Casey: "You're in a combined 4th and 5th grade class?"
- Bud: "Yes."
- Panel 2
- Casey: "One for both nine‐ and ten‐year‐olds?"
- (off panel)" "Yes."
- Panel 3
- (off panel) "So it's the same class you were in last year?"
- Bud: "...Yes."
- Panel 4
- Casey: "So I've skipped a grade and you've essentially been held back a year!"
- Bud: "Will you go away!?"
Alt text Edit
That's the worst insult you can say to a gifted kid.
Depicted Characters Edit
The Oven residence in Sapphire Lake