Batmanuel: "Alone" is a pathetic predicament. "Lone" is an aesthetic choice.
The Tick: You're on a first-name basis with lucidity, little friend. I have to call it Mister Lucidity, and that's no good in a pinch.
Fiery Blaze: So, eh... What does Arthur do?
The Tick: He flies, once in a while. Mostly he yells, like when I leave the cap off the toothpaste.
Fiery Blaze: Wow, there... Hey, that's no good for you, man. You're the superhero! You gotta keep your head clear to wage war against the wicked. Sidekicks are supposed to put the cap back on the toothpaste.
The Tick: I hear that!
Fiery Blaze: Hey, you're the starplayer on this team. He's supposed to take care of the little stuff - bills, laundry, sending out Christmas cards.
The Tick: Go tell it on the mountain!
The Tick: Dude... I'm *on* the mountain!
Captain Liberty: [walking her dog - the dog is out-of-frame] Well, you gotta admit, he's much better behaved, now.
Batmanuel: Yes, well, neutering a dog will have that affect, though I must question your methods.
The Tick: [walks up to greet, sees the dog] Captain Liberty! Batmanuel! Long time, no see. Geronimo! Where'd ya get the platypus?