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RAIN p.89 - Stealth by JocelynSamara RAIN p.89 - Stealth by JocelynSamara
(Posting early because, I dunno, I'm here and I'm thinking about it. :XD:)

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If you were ever a teenager, and either your parents or your friendsí parents were around, youíve probably had a conversation like this. It doesnít even matter what the topic youíre trying to keep secret is about; there was always inevitably something you didnít want your folks to know. But if you havenít held a discussion like this, then Iím sorry, but youíve never really lived. ^_^

Honestly, it makes me feel oddly nostalgic.

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Rain, all characters and all other aspects of the story are copyright material belonging to me.
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WhycantIdraw Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2015
Reminds me of how paranoid my dad is about leaving me in a room with my possibly-going-to-be-mystepsister-in-the-future...

Nevermind that she sees me as family and I'm asexual. 

In less messed up news, happened upon this comic about a week and a half ago. Marathoned it from ~chapter 16 to present, now catching up. Good stuff!
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rwbyfan425 Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015
No matter how many times I read this, I still laugh at his mom everytime, she is for sure my favorite side character at this point in the story
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mhtg Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2015   General Artist
It makes me wonder what she would think if she heard him watching the rainverse equivalent of Red vs Blue, with Tucker's famous line...
 
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AcceptableReject Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Me and my friends preprepare code just for those situations. :3 That's just cuz we're fucked up in the head a bit. We talked about "prosthetics for me" for literal hours on facebook
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dreisteine Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2015
AGH! Her neck! Agh!

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Great story, as always.
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Howl-ArcticWolf Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
oh my god the last panel i can't
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:iconebonsong:
Ebonsong Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2014
I've lived.
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Chomp-n-Bomb Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Decided to reread from the beginning. Gavin's mom is totally the type of person who would give her son a box of condoms and be like "have fun you two." XD
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HugoMndz Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Maybe a little bit like Regina George's mom. 

You surely remember "Mean Girls", no?
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waffliesinyoface Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2014
That last panel is hilarious. Makes me think that Gavin's mom is literally coming out of the floorboards.
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akainu0 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2013
I've got to say that they should maybe consider acting.
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Rextimina Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2013
lol
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the1smjb Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2013
I'm wondering how she got down there in the final panel. Gavin's mom: off-screen teleporter and superslueth.
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amyelise16 Featured By Owner May 1, 2013
Gavin's mother just took Rudy's place as my favorite Creeper Character. :giggle:
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:iconmckenmic:
mckenmic Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2013
rudy is not creepy!
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Ryu890 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2012
XD Happens between my brother and me all the time.
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:iconbrixmon:
Brixmon Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2011
THE PARENT IS EVERYWHERE
]:C
paranoia
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UsagiKnight Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
To be honest, my hole life was some type of secret converation from my parents. My siblings always wanted to tell me secrets because they did not know who to talk to. So I picked up on these habits really quickly. Though it does suck that I have to know them so well though.

Love how the panel layout is simple and straightforward. Gave us a slight breath before we got into the real meat of Rain and Gavin's discussion. which is no doubt going to be a hard pill to shallow. But for the sake of evening out the drama, it was necessary to have Ms. Kurz come in comicly like a Ninja Turtle.

And I'm sure Rain wished that all she had to pass was Math (golden comment for the hall of fame right there ^_^)
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On2XSecretProbation Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
I know that it would be annoying if I was in their situation but his mom is so cute!
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14bj337 Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2011
I didn't get the second panel until I saw the third panel, and I literally laughed out loud at the last panel! I really like how this one plays out.
Unfortunately, it seems that Gavin is having a hard time understanding Rain's situation. He doesn't seem to understand how important Rain's gender identity is to her, or why she needs to live as a girl. He feels personally slighted; by rejecting her past (Ryan), Rain has rejected her childhood best friend (Gavin). Both Rain and Gavin seem interested in ressurecting their past friendship, but they are having a hard time adjusting. Interesting.. I haven't thought of it until now, but Gavin has probably changed since childhood, too. I wonder if that will be explored at all...
Again, the jump from serious tension to awkward humor! One of the things that just makes this comic awesome.
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Blufire1992 Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2011  Student Writer
remnds me of my dad these days lol
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seeker-of-revelation Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Gavin's Mom has a lot to learn about tactical espionage action, she didn't even use a box for crying out loud.
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coffinstufferd Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011
i guess i havent lived. i was always trying to keep my family i lived with secret from my friends.
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Saphiragal Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011
HAHAHAHA!
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transweirdboy Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011
lololol yeah parents are ninjas XD
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lenga-chan Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011
Yes. Thiiiiiiiis is brutal honesty on teen life, right here. I also really like what you did with the bodies here, they were doing a very good job of not just "standing statue still moving their mouths".
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Musicallover1234 Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Student Writer
Ninja mom!!! The last panel is pretty funny. I was expecting a confrontation thou. Gavin and Rain should go to the room, and Gavin should close any windows, closets and probably put a pillow near the door to muffle the door because you never now where Gavin's mother might show up next lol. It was a funny page i liked it.
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willow1981 Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Nope I never really lived as i was sheltered in life :( :D awesome as always :D
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HiSenshi Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
To generally quote a character from another web comic I follow...

...Gavin, I think I love your mom... XD

~ Hi-chan <3
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Yin88 Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
XD! Yes. Ultimately moments like this made me have a sort of interesting respect for having a parent, even if they came across as nosy, there was always attention to be had.

I loved this addition, can't wait til the two of them have their seemingly upcoming talk <33
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Animasword Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
This night can only get more frustrating for Gavin as it goes on I think :lol:
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DCHorror Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2011  Professional Filmographer
I remember having one of those moments. Nicely executed.
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VIII-Bit Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
Rain seems to be amazed at Gavin's mom breaking the forth wall. I don't lame her... Transcending reality is quite an impressive feat.

Also, Gavin = Not Getting It
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Akira37 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
That mother is awesome!
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COMPUTERMANMIK428 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
haha XD
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fangurls101 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
That mom there is me.

'Cept I'd be offering candles.
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energetic--nothing Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011  Student Digital Artist
OH GOD I LOVE THE MOTHER.

I never had that problem. >> They don't care. xD
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GaiaMaiden Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
THAT MOM'S A SPAH :B
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chihuahua0 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011  Student Writer
Wow, mom is being protective there! :lol:
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PrincessJessica Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
LOL
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Dark7Hero Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
mom's ninjaing everywhere
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Athils Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
I had friends whose parents were like this. It's funny when only one of you sees them and you have to ease the other seamlessly into another subject so they don't flinch. I got pretty good at it :innocent:

When they would visit our apartment, they would always say how awesome it was that my parents left us alone the whole time. It was probably because they forgot my name and didn't want to embarrass themselves, though. :roll:
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FenrirDarkWolfe Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011  Student General Artist
LOL at Gavin's mom.
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royalsunce Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
aaaaa yet another out there charecter you have hetre nice job XD
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16bithero1995 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
Goddess is it annoying when stuff like that happens
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seraphim-kimiko Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011  Hobbyist Artist
LOLS
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TheAlmightyMexican Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
lmao Gavin's mom, I love her too much!
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KirukaChan Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Gavin's mom is Spy.
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Rosalina2267 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
hahahahahahha!!!!
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dragon8writer Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
Sneaky mother is sneaky.

I haven't, though. >,> I don't really communicate with my mom anyway. ^^;
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