If I were in the Metroid's position... I'd do the exact same thing.
20 second later
<I dunno man... it's been too long. Y'think she... y'know... didn't make it?>
<I give her a little more credit. Give it a minute or so.>
<Holy HELL but that didn't go as well as expected.>
<YES, YES, YES! I SO called under 30 seconds! Pay up!>
<So... anyone else care to talk about their wagers?>
<Uhhh... I don't know what you're talking about.>
<Yeah, me neither.>
Metroid, Samus, Kraid, and the rest of 'em are all property of Nintendo, who to my knowledge wouldn't do anything such as sue me or shut poor Planet Zebeth down, because they're so damn nice, and Metroid kicks ass : }
This particular comic strip was made solely by me, by that happy little program known as KolourPaint. Yes, the one that everyone runs in fear from. That's why the comic looks the way it does.