*For this landmark 50th issue we present a special stand-alone tale that will both warm your heart and chill you to the bone.
Carl finds himself all alone as Rick will not wake up. Carl has to lead a few zombies away when they come knocking on the door where the two are hiding. Carl finds the strength to kill them, even after being ambushed. Carl believes that he no longer needs his father anymore but Rick wakes up long enough to let Carl know that he is still alive before passing out again.