I bet you thought he’d never return! That puts us in a trilogy of Walrantula strips. We know you missed him. And Jacob’s beard.

“Beard”.

Thinking back to the origin of the word “beard” that I’m literally making up as I’m typing this, beard stemmed from the fuzzy similarity to a bear’s coat. Jacob’s beard includes nearly 0% resemblance to a bear’s fur, I conclude we have to call his facial hair a “d”.