|Book 1: Curious Little Thing||Page 24: Confidentiality||
- Panel 1
Zane narrates, "Hours passed, and a number of nice folks stopped in and offered condolences..." He is sweeping the floor between the two long tables. A voice offscreen says "Hello hello hello?" Zane calls, "You can come in, but nothing's for sale yet, I'm afraid!"
- Panel 2.
The voice belongs to Dr. Angstrom. "Ah! New management." Zane waves and says "Well -- kind of. Virgil was a distant relative. The name's Wadsworth." Dr. Angstrom replies, "I'm sorry for your loss. My name is Klaus."
- Panel 3.
Dr. Angstrom is wearing a red scarf wrapped around his neck, and he carries a cane with a golden object at the top that looks like a simple, stylized bird's head. He says "I am Austrian, and apologize for my accent. Many here still call me *Dr. Angstrom.* I was a psychoanalyst. Welcome to Broodhollow."
- Panel 4.
Zane, leaning on his broom, smiles and says "Wow! I've never met a shrink before. Do you... still... help people?" Dr. Angstrom smiles back and says "These days I'm writing a book! But I'm no longer seeing patients."
- Panel 5.
Zane is laying on the flat couch, smiling and looking somewhat embarrassed. "I guess it took a special case like mine to bring you back, huh?" Offscreen, Dr. Angstrom replies "Mr. Zane, you're not my *patient*. I'm helping a friend."
- Panel 6.
Zane and Dr. Angstrom are still sitting on their flat couch and chair, respectively, but for the first time their surroundings are revealed. They're in a room with three bookshelves, a table and chair, and an end table with a lamp and an ashtray. Dr. Angstrom says, "You're the one who insisted on lying down in my reading room."
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