He's whispering an aside to her in the last panel. I wasn't quite sure how to portray that.
UPDATE (1/16/2013): There's a new news post on the main page (or right below this one if that's where you are) about a new strip over at beyond yonder
. Read the post
or just go read the comic
UPDATE (1/9/2013): Just in case you missed it, I posted a quick update
right below this one two posts down
on the main page about another break and with a link
to a project I've been working on...