Issue Two, Page Three

July 23, 2018 in Issue Two
Issue Two, Page Three
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MattSchofield 23rd Jul 2018, 10:00 AM
I hate having to explain jokes… but looking back at this page, I’m not sure if it’s clear. Well, if you get the particular type of candy I’m referencing here, great. If not, hopefully the story point is still conveyed…


...(RockB) 12th Feb 2020, 4:50 PM
Particular candy... Oktoberfest something?
MattSchofield 12th Feb 2020, 5:35 PM
I'm not sure I understand the question!
...(RockB) 13th Feb 2020, 1:48 AM
That's a no, otherwise, if it was a reference to "gingerbread heart", you'd know. And in this case, I have no idea...
MattSchofield 13th Feb 2020, 4:10 AM
Ah! Funny, no, I didn’t even know those gingerbread hearts were a real thing. I was making an allusion to these things....
...(RockB) 13th Feb 2020, 7:56 PM
Ahh, thank you, I didn't know these... OK, to be honest, that's a lie... I have seen these little hearts before but I thought they were just cheap (no-brand) candy, nothing famous.

The gingerbread hearts are well-known in Germany (most likely also outside of it) and big tradition in Bavaria. There are several companies that produce them, even local bakeries make them in fall for the Oktoberfest.