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The Brothers Grime: The Boy Who Would Not Take a Bath

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The Brothers Grime: The Boy Who Would Not Take a Bath
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Comic Story information
Released: August 2012
Comic series: Simpsons Comics One-Shot Wonders
Pages: 7
Written by: Mary Trainor

The Brothers Grime: The Boy Who Would Not Take a Bath is a Simpsons Comics One-Shot Wonders story that appears in Li'l Homer #1.


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When Homer was a kid, he once don't want take a bath so his mother let his husband read a story to him instead. The story was about a boy who did not want to swim. The boy never let his parents bath him and after a few years without bathing he stared school, but he smelled so much that all the students fled from the school like everyone around him. After the mailman stopped deliver mail to his family had his mom enough and throw him out of the house. The boy tried to try to hitchhiking from the town, but nobody wanted pick him up so he started to walk instead. He then found a shack which was empty as he moved into. He started eating berries and stuff that fell out of bird's mouth but his only friends was the flies that hovered around him so he starting to talking with his water reflection. After a few years he felt lonely and went back to his hometown, he first stop was at his parents, but they did not recognize him, and all he know did not remember him and nobody wanted talk to him because he smelled so much. The mature boy realized that he was not still was welcome and went back the shack where he lived the rest of his living as a lonely old man after he realized that because he never bathed, he has no children, friends or wife. He lived then happy for his rest of his life. Homer's father is then done with the story so Homer asks if it was true that he never bathed and answer him it's true. Homer is resting in his bed and thinking what a great story and dreams about the happy lonely man.


Comic issue Release date Country
Bongo Comics Free-For-All 2013 May 4, 2013 Flag of the United States.png
Li'l Homer #1 August 15, 2014 800px-Flag of the United Kingdom.svg.png
Simpsons Comics Colossal Compendium: Volume Four July 5, 2016 Flag of the United States.png

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