I seem to be doing seasonal strips again. Dunno why.
This joke was a synthesis of two dead-end ones. One was a caveman analogy where he was explaining his situation in caveman terms. The other was a bit of thoughtful advice on the nature of a happy life, which lacked any kind of credible punchline.
This punch is not too sophisticated, but I think it works in context. And I don’t do enough short-and-sweet strips any more. So here you go