I believe the proper response to that is a punch in the mouth.
Did Mutt get into a fight with his wife?
This joke was probably old when Mutt and Jeff originally ran.
A Jimmy Hatlo used to say—-The urge to kill.
1. They could be lovers, this is not the first time they have been in bed together.
2. With my DSPD, I am up until wee hours of morning or asleep far earlier. My husband always gets me into bed right around now.. . . —-Oh Hi Babe, I will be in just as soon as I hit Comment.