"The Bankers of Avara"
Epic #32, October 1987 ($1.00)
"It may seem rather funny-
For a dolt to have such money-
But the future's looking sunny-
For old Groo.
Yet those accustomary-
Know it's only temporary-
He'll be quite unmonetary-
When he's through.
For Groo and stormy weather-
Have been known to go together-
Like the birds of a common feather-
All in tune.
The chances of him keeping-
All this money by the heaping-
Are the same as mine of leaping-
To the moon.
For money never lingers-
It goes slipping through your fingers-
As both frugal men and swingers-
Know is true.
So when you find some riches-
Just remember gold bewitches-
Soon you'll be back digging ditches-
Just like Groo."
"Pretend money always leads to grief."
Story Summary: [Still to come]
Mark Evanier: Logolept
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Reprinted in: The Groo Houndbook (Dark Horse Comics)
Known Characters Appearing: Groo, Rufferto, The Sage, Taranto.
Quotes from The Sage:
"Brains and money go together but not always!"
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