|“That's Just Mean”|
|Order of the Stick comic|
|Date published||16 May 2004|
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- Panel 1
Haley: V, isn't this the chick who was guarding the Air Sigil?
Vaarsuvius: Indeed, I believe it is.
Roy: Funny, I don't remember anyone like her guarding the Earth Sigil.
Nale: Heh heh.
Thog: ha ha! *snort*
- Panel 2
Vaarsuvius: I would guess the drow petrified her while our backs were turned.
Roy: Can you change her back?
Vaarsuvius: No, I do not possess the proper spell.
- Panel 3
Nale: What a shame, the Good Guys can't rescue the sylph.
Thog: ha ha! they not have scroll!
- Panel 4
Nale: Shut. Up.
Thog: ha! stupid talky man not have scroll nale has! ha ha!
- Panel 5
Roy: Let's see about that. Haley?
Haley: One Search check, coming right up.
Nale: Hey! Back off! That tickles!
- Panel 6
Haley: Got it! Looks like a scroll of Break Enchantment.
Roy: If Nale wanted this sylph silenced, then I want to hear what she has to say. Vaarsuvius?
- Panel 7
Vaarsuvius: Break Enchantment!
Celia turns back to life.
- Panel 8
Celia: Ow! What... what the hell happened?
Vaarsuvius: You were transmuted to stone—
Nale: For a thousand years!
- Panel 9
Nale: Yup. Every person you ever loved is long since dead.
- Panel 10
Celia falls to her knees, crying.
Celia: No!! I never got the chance to tell—
Nale: Nah, I'm just screwing with you, it's only been like an hour, tops.
- Panel 11
Celia jumps into the air and casts lightning at Nale and Thog.
Thog: AAAAAARGH! thog hurt!
Nale: Totally worth it.
D&D Context Edit
- Search is a skill that helps searching through rooms or people.
- Break Enchantment is a spell that removes enchantments and curses from characters.