Married couples everywhere relate to husband-and-wife team Harriet and Stanley Parker of The Better Half. Their quest to keep the "spark" alive in their aging marriage brings a knowing smile to readers around the world. The adventures of the quintessential comics couple appear in the paperback collection "Randy Glasbergen's The Better Half, Living Happily Never After," which was published by CCC Publications in 1996. After 40 successful years, cartoonist Randy Glasbergen continues to attract new readers with his fresh, topical humor. The Parkers may not be runway models, but to their many readers, they rank among the hottest couples in the comics!
Harriet and Stanley Parker
The Parkers bring a smile of recognition to all married couples. They may not be runway models, but to their many readers, they rank among the sexiest couples in the comics! Despite their sagging, middle-aged bodies, Harriet and Stanley work hard to keep alive that bright spark of love that first brought them together.
Their affection and intimacy shine through beneath any mutual insults and antagonisms. They may not always understand each other, but they never give up trying.