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Panel 1: (Cedric and Desmond are approaching a friendly elderly male neighbor who is standing outside his door, holding a bowl of candy, and waving hello. Cedric is holding a pumpkin-shaped treat bag, wearing a black long-sleeve shirt. He is signing interpret to Desmond, who looks confused and is signing say)
Man: “HAPPY HALLOWEEN! HI — THAT — LOOK — ———”

Panel 2: (Cedric is smiling and signing to Desmond, who is signing thanks)
Cedric: “[ MR. HILBERT SAYS HI AND THAT YOUR ROSES LOOK BEAUTIFUL THIS YEAR. ]”

Panel 3: (Cedric is speaking to the elderly man, who is holding a bowl of candy)
Cedric: “MY DAD SAYS THANKS AND ADMIRES HOW GREEN YOU KEEP YOUR LAWN.”
Man: “THANK YOU!”

Panel 4: (The elderly man looks curious, pointing at Cedric while holding the bowl of candy. Cedric is signing interpreter)
Man: “NOW CEDRIC, INTERESTING COSTUME… WHO ARE YOU?”
Cedric: “I’M A ‘PROFESSIONAL’ SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER…”

Panel 5: (Cedric is holding his pumpkin-shaped treat bag, speaking to the elderly man, and pointing to his candy bowl. Desmond is standing back, smiling. Behind Desmond, there is a child in a witch costume and another child covered with a white blanket with black spots. The old man looks surprised)
Cedric: “AND THAT CONVERSATION WITH MY DAD JUST COST YOU THREE CANDY BARS, TWO PIECES OF GUM AND A LOLLIPOP – CHERRY FLAVORED.”