A comic about depression.

  • Hippo saying “I cannot remember” =┬ámemory loss is a symptom of depression.
  • Black dog = a metaphorical figure for depression.
  • Depressed camping hippo = a word play on the hippocampus, a part of the brain that is greatly affected by depression.
  • Shrinking hippo = the hippocampus decreases in volume in people suffering from long term depression.