|Humph! Humph! Humph!|
|Season 2, Episode 2|
|Air date||April 3, 2001|
|Written by||Joe Fallon|
|Directed by||Lisa Simon|
The Sad Dad
The Good Seed
"Humph! Humph! Humph!" is the second episode of Season 2 of Between the Lions, and episode 32 in total.
|SCENE 1||Lionel introduces Heath to his new friend, Gus Bunny. Heath greets him in many different ways.|
|Gus is then introduced to Lionel's parents, and is surprised to learn that they live in the library. He then meets Leona, who wants him to be her designated reader. Gus suddenly gets nervous and says he doesn't want to read. So, Lionel reads to her instead, and tells the story of "How The Camel Got His Hump", by Rudyard Kipling. After he is done, Leona wants to hear it again, but wants Gus to read it this time. Gus refuses again, and runs off, feeling very "humphy".|
|Insert||The grey hand grabs the vowel u from the page with the word "humph".|
|Cartoon||Robots: hum, hug, rug|
|Cartoon||The Adventures of Cliff Hanger: Cliff Hanger and the Big Flying Rug (Version 2) (EKA:The Lucky Duck)|
|Muppets||Vowel Boot Camp: Camp Gummy-Wummy-Cutie-Pie - cut/cute|
|SCENE 2||Lionel just can't jump like Gus, so Gus sings You Gotta Jump and he gets the hang of it with the highest jump ever!|
|SCENE 2 cond't||Leona feels sorry for making Gus feel upset, so she gives him a card she made. She wants him to read it out loud, while he tries to avoid the subject by saying he still has to practice jumping with Lionel. Lionel agrees with his sister that Gus should read the card out loud. Gus then angrily breaks down and reveals that he doesn't know how to read.|
|Muppets||Gawain's Word: jump|
|Insert||Barnaby Busterfield and the Pigeons: grumpy|
|Cartoon||Replaced Letter Songs: In His Bunk|
|Insert||Barnaby Busterfield and the Pigeons (again): grumpier|
|Cartoon||Jumping Letter Seesaw: grump, rump, ump, hump, h|
|Song||Tammy Lionette and Jasmine Guy sing Hung Up on H (Version 1)|
|Insert||The grey hand puts the vowel u back from the page with the word "humph".|
|Lionel talks to his mom and dad about the situation and say that nobody is born knowing how to read. Lionel comes up with a deal; he'll teach Gus to read, and Gus will teach him how to jump.|
Notes[edit | edit source]
- This is the first appearance of Gus Bunny.
- The Cliff Hanger segment was reused from Season 1.
- This is the first Season 2 episode that features a clip from Season 1.
- There's no Martha Reader and The Vowelles segment, although it replaces with a Robot Word Morph, but the Martha Reader and The Vowelles segment will appear in Bug Beard, But, Mama, But..., and Huff and Puff.
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