The passage of time, represented by the volume and location of spirits. Spagnola and T-72 150ml Smooth Bore Vodka in this case. I'll admit I didn't put a terribly large amount of work into the label, but if I play my composition cards right, this should be the only page it shows up on. If it is, then it's good enough - hell, as a dialogue free page, most people aren't going to spend more than a few seconds ingesting it.
The vodka bottle is modeled after an artillery shell - hence the cap.
Strip 183 : Still Life With Gin.
Strip 184 : Still Life With Vodka.
Strip 185 : Bad Art Panel (4). Gah. At least the rest of it works. I'm sure you've had at least one morning like this - pretty much everyone over the age of 21 has. THE PAIN!
That's it for now - my sister's in town for a couple more days, I have a few "chores" and some freelance to catch up on, then it'll be time to model the next environment. Can't cheap out on this one - fortunately, it's not horribly complicated. Or shouldn't be, anyway! :D
20100903.14:12 - CSS glitch ironed out with some help from Eric. Blockquoting of strip commentary now extends back to the operative -5-. Integrating the metadata for older strips is something I may do in the future, though that ultimately depends on what I wind up doing with the DCR website.