A quiet moment with Stu and Jess, about halfway between BICP’s current flashback and the (in-story) present day.

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Jess: Cancer joke: What’s the difference between me and a ham?

Stu: …

…when I eat out, it’s never ham?

Jess: *tch* No, but I like your answer better.

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[The original answer to the joke is "A ham can be cured."]