@Doc Savage - Either that, or saving the bones in his face from taking another beating.
@francisco - No, she most certainly is not. :)
@Ultimate the Hedgehog - Haha, nicely done.
@interspark - I'd say a bit of both... He's becoming more and more 'used to' being in that state. I'm also trying out different background things all the time, trying to improve the art and experimenting as well.
Missing your chance here Tripp ol' Buddy.
Coco isn't Poe.
poe, tripp would never play his darling coco like a whore,
the chances of them being like you is... nevermore.
is there special meaning to the fact that the background has been getting more and more focused as the story progresses? the subtle realisation that tripp's trip is slowly coming to an end perhaps? or you're just trying out different background effects, one or the other :-P