penny for the bugg

bug fawkes [click to embiggen]

I’m guessing she escaped, changed her name and embarked on a life of international jewel thievery, retiring in luxury to an island in the Caribbean and living out her days being fanned by her servants and sipping champagne while holding hands with Mr Fawkes.

… or something.

The red smear is jam, by the way.


Mr Bugg waves a multi-pronged stick full of marshmallows at Mrs Bugg, who is tied to a stake wearing a mask. The fire has not yet been lit, but given the amount of kindling under Mrs Bugg’s feet, this will be a hell of a bonfire.

The text reads: “Janubug 31, 1606: Bug Fawkes is executed … or did she escape … “