Lucy

  • First appearance: March 3, 1952
  • Known around the neighborhood (and by her little brother, Linus) for being crabby and bossy, Lucy can often be found dispensing advice from her 5-cent psychiatrist’s booth, yanking away Linus’ security blanket, or humiliating Charlie Brown. Lucy’s only weakness? Her unrequited love for the piano-playing Schroeder.

  • Did you know: Lucy often speaks out for women’s rights and has high aspirations to one day be President and Queen.
Lucy
Latest appearance: February 15th, 2012 / First appearance: February 17th, 1965 Lucy and Charlie Brown carry their lunchbags as they walk to school. Charlie Brown says, "I'm tired and discouraged . . . everything seems hopeless . . ." Lucy says, "What you need, Charlie Brown, is a vacation." Charlie Brown replies, "That's a good idea . . . Tell that to my mom, my teacher, the principal and all eight members of the school board!" Lucy says, "I never ca First appearance: August 1st, 1957 Lucy and Charlie Brown are walking in the lane. He says, "No matter how hard I try, I just can't find peace of mind..." She asks, "Well, you know what I think, Charlie Brown?" She continues, "You know what I Really think?" She shouts, "Peace of mind would Drive Me Crazy!" First appearance: November 20th, 1982 Lucy stands outside and wears winter clothes. She says, "Hopeless!" Lucy walks into the house. Linus sits on a stool. Lucy says, "I'll just have to wait until it snows . . ." Lucy sits next to Linus and says, "You can't build a fog man!" Latest appearance: January 18th, 2016 / First appearance: January 20th, 1969 Lucy leans on Schroeder's piano. Schroeder asks, "How can I practice with you leaning on my piano?" Lucy replies, "If I go out of your life, it will become empty, and all your practicing will be as pursuing the wind." Schroeder says, "Try me!" Lucy walks away and frowns. She says, "You can't bluff a musician." Latest appearance: November 18th, 2015 / First appearance: November 20th, 1968 Snoopy sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric booth. Lucy says, "Now, the way I understand it, you seem to be hearing noises at night . . ." Lucy continues, "This makes you afraid to stay outside and fulfill your duties as a watchdog which, in turn, makes you feel guilty, right?" Snoopy sleeps. Snoopy tumbles backward. Lucy shouts, "Stay awake when I'm talking to you!!" Snoopy First appearance: March 13th, 1956 Lucy stands in the rain. She exclaims, "'Rain, rain, go away..Come again some other day!'" She shouts louder, "'RAIN, RAIN GO AWAY..COME AGAIN SOME OTHER DAY!!'" She starts yelling, "I SAID, 'RAIN, RAIN,'.." She storms off and says, "Oh, forget it!" Latest appearance: August 31st, 2008 / First appearance: August 27th, 1961 Lucy sits on the bench next to some butter, honey and crackers. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "How about right field? Where's Lucy?" Lucy says, "I'm on my way, Charlie Brown . . . Start the game!" Charlie Brown says, "What in the world are you carrying in your glove?" Lucy replies, "Cracker sandwiches! You don't expect me to stand out there in rig Latest appearance: January 23rd, 2009 / First appearance: January 26th, 1962 Lucy says to Charlie Brown, "By the time I'm eighteen, I expect this world to be perfect!" Lucy says, "Why should I have to live in a world somebody else has messed up? I'll give them twelve years to get everything in order!" Charlie Brown asks, "What if they need more time?" Lucy replies, "Tell them not to bother wiring for an extension . . . The answer will be, 'No!'" First appearance: January 25th, 1984 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "Some husbands like to cook . . ." Lucy says, "If we were married, you could do all the cooking . ." Schroeder asks, "What would you do?" Lucy says, "I'd fold the napkins." Latest appearance: August 15th, 2008 / First appearance: August 18th, 1961 Linus holds his blanket and sucks his thumb. Lucy says, "Charlie Brown says that we're put here on earth to make others happy." Linus says, "Is that why we're here?" Linus says, "I guess I'd better start doing a better job . . ." Linus says, "I'd hate to be shipped back!" First appearance: July 19th, 1996 The Literary Ace types on his typewriter, "It was a dark and stormy night. Suddenly, all sorts of shots rang out!" The Literary Ace types, "Pow! Pow! Pow! Pow! Pow! Pow!" Lucy reads the page and tells Snoopy, "I didn't think it was possible . . Your stories are getting dumber all the time!" The Literary Ace thinks, "Everything's possible . ." Latest appearance: April 24th, 2007 / First appearance: April 26th, 1960 Linus has his hands in a bow position and a loud TWANG! is visibly shown. Charlie Brown and Lucy watch him from afar. Lucy says, "Oh, Good Grief! Now he's Robin Hood!" They are in a park-like setting. Lucy raises her hands in frustration and exclaims to Charlie Brown, "If he sees a movie about skin diving, he plays skin diver for weeks! If he sees a cowboy movie, we hear nothing but s First appearance: March 14th, 1979 Schroeder wears catcher's equipment. Lucy approaches and says, "Hey, catcher, how about an interview for our school paper?" Lucy stretches the mask off Schroeder's face and says, "What about all this equipment you wear?" Lucy releases the mask and sends Schroeder tumbling. Lucy asks, "Does it really protect you?" Lucy writes and says, "Offhand, I'd say it doesn't." Latest appearance: March 29th, 2014 / First appearance: April 3rd, 1967 Linus approaches Lucy's psychiatric booth with an envelope. He says, "Here . . . You got a letter . ." Lucy looks at the envelope and says, "Thank you . . . I was expecting this . . ." Linus asks, "What is it?" Lucy replies, "My monthly check from the CIA!" First appearance: May 2nd, 1987 Lucy stands in the outfield. She says, "Hey, manager . . We have a problem . . ." Lucy says, "I think the farmer wants us off the field . ." Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. He shouts, "Farmer? What farmer?!" Woodstock drives a small tractor over the mound. Latest appearance: May 22nd, 2013 / First appearance: May 25th, 1966 Lucy leans on a bat and says to Charlie Brown, "You're not a good manager . . . You know why?" Lucy continues, "You should be out there arguing with the umpire, and kicking dirt on his shoes." Lucy says, "I've never seen you kick dirt on the umpire's shoes . . . You're just not a good manager, Charlie Brown . . ." Charlie Brown sits on the bench and thinks, "I must be a goo First appearance: November 5th, 1995 Charlie Brown sits in a chair wearing his baseball hat. He sighs. He gets up and walks down the sidewalk. Charlie Brown sits at Lucy's psychiatric help booth. Lucy says, "So you say you've been depressed . ." Charlie Brown replies, "Yes, we had a bad season . ." Lucy asks, "Is baseball the only thing you ever think about?" Charlie Brown replies, "Actually, we didn't hav Latest appearance: May 2nd, 2013 / First appearance: May 5th, 1966 Charlie Brown sits under a tree looking sad. Lucy holds a shovel and says, "Guess what . . . I made you a new pitcher's mound . . . " Charlie Brown says, "You're kidding!" Lucy replies, "No, I'm not . . come and see . . " Charlie Brown and Lucy run to the baseball field. Chalrie Brown stands on a huge mound of dirt. Lucy asks, "Did I get it a little too high?" Latest appearance: April 1st, 2003 / First appearance: April 1st, 1971 Lucy walks up behind Charlie Brown and says, "Guess what . ." Lucy continues, "There's a girl at the front door asking about you . . She has red hair, and . . ." Charlie Brown runs by Lucy. Lucy shouts, "April fool!" Charlie Brown sits in the doorway and frowns. Lucy says, "You're an easy target, Charlie Brown . ." First appearance: June 1st, 1978 Charlie Brown stands at the psychiatric booth. Lucy says, "You think you'd be happy if you won a ball game, don't you, Charlie Brown?" Lucy continues, "Well, you wouldn't! If you won one game, you'd want to win another, and then another!" Lucy says, "Soon you'd want to win every ball game you played . . ." Charlie Brown smiles and shouts.
Latest appearance: March 30th, 2018 / First appearance: April 2nd, 1971 Charlie Brown and Snoopy stand on the pitcher's mound. Snoopy holds his supper dish in his mouth. Charlie Brown says, "Oh, no you don't!" Charlie Brown continues, "You get fed after the game, not before!" Snoopy walks away with the supper dish still in his mouth. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "I hate these salary disputes." Latest appearance: March 7th, 2018 / First appearance: March 10th, 1971 Peppermint Patty and Charlie Brown sit at the table. Peppermint Patty holds up a piece of paper and says, "I've worked out the baseball schedule for our two teams, Chuck . . ." Peppermint Patty slides the paper over to Charlie Brown and says, "Here, take a look at it, and see what you think . ." Charlie Brown reaches for the paper. Peppermint Patty smiles and says, "You tou Latest appearance: February 16th, 2018 / First appearance: February 19th, 1971 Charlie Brown sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric booth. He says, "Sometimes I ask myself questions . ." Charlie Brown continues, "Sometimes I ask myself, 'Is this your real life, or is this just a pilot film?'" Charlie Brown holds his arms out and asks, "Is my life a thirty-nine week series or is it a special?" Lucy replies, "Whatever it is, our ratings are down . . Five c Latest appearance: December 21st, 2017 / First appearance: December 24th, 1970 Sally lies in bed and says, "So here it is, Christmas Eve, but there'll be no sleigh bells outside my window tonight . ." Sally continues, "Why? Because I've totally rejected the concept of the fat guy in the red suit! For the first time in my life I feel free! For once I . . ." Sally sits up and listens. She says, "What's that? I thought I heard a sleigh bell . . ." Sally Latest appearance: December 6th, 2017 / First appearance: December 9th, 1970 Charlie Brown sits at the table and writes, "Dear Little Red-Haired Girl, Evening is coming on." Charlie Brown continues to write, "I wish it were snowing huge white flakes, and you and I were walking along holding hands and." Charlie Brown stops and looks at the paper. Charlie Brown crumples up the paper and throws it over his shoulder. He says, "A lot of great letters nev Latest appearance: November 11th, 2017 / First appearance: November 14th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the ground with a rope tied around his neck. Woodstock stands in front of him. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Woodstock is going to rescue me . ." Woodstock climbs on the rope. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock will have me untied in no time at all . . ." Woodstock struggles with the rope. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock is going to untie me, and we're going to . . ." Woodstoc Latest appearance: October 1st, 2017 / First appearance: October 4th, 1970 Peppermint Patty runs along. Peppermint Patty is on the telephone: "Hey, Chuck, come on over, and see what my Dad gave me for my birthday.." She points: "Roses!" Charlie Brown stands behind her. He says, "Wow!" Peppermint Patty adds, "And you know what he said?" They face each other. "He said that I'm growing up fast, and soo I'll be a beautiful young lady, and all Latest appearance: September 23rd, 2017 / First appearance: September 26th, 1970 Snoopy sits in the grass and turns his head. Lucy stands next to him and holds her hand out. Lucy says, "It's bad luck to turn away from a 'Beep.'" Lucy grabs Snoopy's nose and says, "Beep!" Snoopy thinks, "I didn't know that." Latest appearance: September 22nd, 2017 / First appearance: September 25th, 1970 Linus stands in the wind. He sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Linus' blanket is blown out of his hands. Linus runs. Linus stands next to the doghouse. The blanket completely covers Snoopy. Snoopy thinks, "I hate to see fall come . . . It gets dark so early . ." Latest appearance: July 17th, 2017 / First appearance: July 20th, 1970 Linus stands behind Lucy and says, "I have a question." Linus asks, "What would happen if there were a beautiful and highly intelligent child up in heaven waiting to be born, and his or her parents decided that the two children they already had were enough?" Lucy says, "Your ignorance of theology and medicine is appalling!" Linus says, "I still think it's a good question . Latest appearance: July 16th, 2017 / First appearance: July 19th, 1970 Snoopy is wearing a baseball cap. He runs backwards, looking up at the sky. CLOMP! Snoopy stands up straight in the air and catches the ball in his mouth. Snoopy runs, his cap flying off his head. CLOMP! He jumps in the air and catches another ball. CLOMP! Snoopy catches the ball, hanging upside down the air. CLOMP! His cap flies off as he catches the ball. Latest appearance: July 15th, 2017 / First appearance: July 18th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and sniffles. He thinks, "What do you do?" Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "What do you do when the girl-beagle you love more than anything is taken from you, and you know you'll never see her again as long as you live?" Snoopy sits up and thinks, "What do you do?" Snoopy eats and thinks, "Back to eating!" Latest appearance: July 14th, 2017 / First appearance: July 17th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Charlie Brown carries an envelope and says, "I have bad news for you." Charlie Brown continues, "That last letter you sent to your girl friend at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm never reached her . . She's not there any more . . ." Charlie Brown explains, "She's been sold!" Snoopy screams and runs off the doghouse. Latest appearance: July 13th, 2017 / First appearance: July 16th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "That girl-beagle I met at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm is really something." Snoopy sits up. He smiles and thinks, "I wonder why I liked her so much? I think it's because we teased each other . . ." Snoopy lies on his stomach and thinks, "We laughed a lot, and we teased each other . . ." Snoopy turns over and smiles. He thinks, "And the Latest appearance: July 12th, 2017 / First appearance: July 15th, 1970 Snoopy sticks his tongue out at Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown shouts, "Now you cut that out!" Snoopy walks away. Charlie Brown continues, "Just because you can't go running off to see that girl-beagle you met, you don't have to be so obnoxious!" Charlie Brown points and shouts, "By golly, you'd better start behaving yourself!" Snoopy drops the phone. Charlie Brown shouts, "A Latest appearance: July 11th, 2017 / First appearance: July 14th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands in front of Snoopy. Snoopy wears his supper dish on his head. Charlie Brown asks, "You want to go to the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm again?" Snoopy's ears stand up. Charlie Brown walks away and thinks, "No, I don't think you should . . . You've been out enough lately . . ." Snoopy kicks his supper dish and thinks, "Rats!" Snoopy sits on the ground and leans a Latest appearance: July 10th, 2017 / First appearance: July 13th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands next to Snoopy and talks into the phone. He says, "Hello? Is this the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm?" Charlie Brown continues, "I'm calling for a friend of mine . . . He wants to speak to one of your dogs . . No, he doesn't know her name . . Describe her?" Snoopy holds out his paws and smiles. Charlie Brown says, "She has very soft paws . . ." Latest appearance: July 9th, 2017 / First appearance: July 12th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy stands on the slope of the pitcher's mound. She holds out a piece of paper: "Here, Charlie Brown...Sign this petition!" "What's it for?" "Don't be so wishy-washy..just sign it!" He yells: "WANTING TO KNOW WHAT YOUR SIGNING IS NOT BEING WISHY-WASHY!" Lucy asks, "Why are you so crabby?" He looks up and wails, "YELLIN Latest appearance: July 8th, 2017 / First appearance: July 11th, 1970 The Literary Ace types, "Dear Sweetie, Have you missed me?" The Literary Ace continues to type, "I think about you all the time. I can hardly wait until Sunday morning. Don't forget . ." The Literary Ace thinks of hearts, hugs and kisses. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "I think I'm in love!" Latest appearance: July 7th, 2017 / First appearance: July 10th, 1970 Linus looks at a newspaper and approaches Charlie Brown. He says, "According to the paper, the riot was about war dogs . . ." Charlie Brown looks at the paper. Linus says, "Apparently there's been some trouble about dogs being sent to Viet Nam, and then not getting back . . ." Snoopy thinks, "All I know is, I went to the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm to make a speech . . . I got whomped wi
Latest appearance: March 15th, 2017 / First appearance: March 18th, 1970 The Literary Ace types, "I was born one bright spring morning at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm." The Literary Ace smiles and types, "I was one of seven puppies. My father and mother loved me." The Literary Ace continues to type, "Those were happy days." Snoopy smiles and thinks, "'Beagle Press' has asked me to write my autobiography . . ." First appearance: March 18th, 1972 Schroeder sits on the baseball bench and frowns. Charlie Brown and Linus stand next to him. Linus shouts, "Lucy hit a home run!" Charlie Brown says, "Okay, Schroeder, this is it! You promised to kiss her . . ." Schroeder stands at the plate and puckers his lips. Lucy runs toward the plate. Schroeder says, "A promise is a promise . . ." Lucy runs by Schroeder and says, "Forget it! I First appearance: March 18th, 1958 Snoopy sits on the ground thinking, "I'd like to beling to one of those fierce wolf packs!" He snarls and continues, "I think it'd be fun to go around biting people." He continues, "Yes, sir..I should belong to a wolf pack" He walks off and concludes, "I wonder how to look in a black leather jacket?" First appearance: March 18th, 1982 Sally and Linus stand by a tree. Sally asks, "How many trees have you written down?" Linus looks at his notebook and replies, "Oak, poplar, spruce, apple, maple, pine, cedar and birch . . . That makes eight . . ." Sally says, "I've only got one . ." Sally looks at a fallen tree and says, "Fallen." Latest appearance: March 15th, 2008 / First appearance: March 18th, 1961 While Snoopy lies on top of his house, Frieda says, "I just don't understand you!" Frieda says, "You lead such a useless life!! You don't contribute anything! You.." Snoopy plants a kiss on Frieda's face and shocks Frieda. Snoopy thinks, "A kiss on the nose does much toward turning aside anger! Latest appearance: March 15th, 2012 / First appearance: March 18th, 1965 Lucy walks past a table. Linus' blanket looms overhead. The blanket drops onto Lucy's head. Lucy runs, yelling and screaming, from the room. Linus frowns at the blanket and says, "Good grief! What am I going to do with you? And stop giggling!" First appearance: March 18th, 1976 Snoopy lies on the doghouse with his foot in a cast. Woodstock stands on the cast. Woodstock jumps on the cast and sings. Snoopy lifts his foot and Woodstock to his open mouth. He thinks, "Cool it!" Woodstock sits on Snoopy's cast. Latest appearance: March 15th, 2014 / First appearance: March 18th, 1967 Linus sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Charlie Brown frowns and says, "We lost our first game . . And nobody cares! Sometimes I get so disgusted I feel like I want to scream or bang my head against a tree!" Linus hands his blanket to Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown sucks his thumb and holds the blanket. Charlie Brown hands the blanket back to Linus and says, "Thanks . . Latest appearance: March 16th, 2000 / First appearance: March 18th, 1974 Peppermint Patty and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Marcie says, "Sir, let's not miss any more school . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "Forget it!" Peppermint Patty hugs Snoopy and says, "School, isn't important, Marcie . . . I'm just gonna sit here with my ol' friend Snoopy for the rest of my life!" Peppermint Patty continues, "He never had any education, and he's done all right!" First appearance: March 18th, 1983 Sally sits in a beanbag chair. Charlie Brown holds a baseball bat and says, "Peppermint Patty says her team needs me." Sally says, "Sure, like last year when she told you the same thing, and you ended up selling popcorn!" Charlie Brown walks away from the house and says, "I forgot about that . . ." Sally stands on the doorstep and shouts, "You probably blockheaded it out o Latest appearance: March 15th, 2010 / First appearance: March 18th, 1963 Charlie Brown watches as Linus says, "Good grief! I'm doomed! I didn't make honor roll this month!" Linus continues, "This will be a shock to my mom and dad . . . They want me to be the smartest kid in the world!" Charlie Brown says, "What do you think will happen?" Linus says, "Well obviously the first step will be to put in a complaint with the teacher!" Latest appearance: March 16th, 2015 / First appearance: March 18th, 1968 Charlie Brown lies in bed with his baseball cap on. He says, "It's kind of nice not being manager . ." Charlie Brown sits up and says, "On the night before our games I always used to lie awake worrying . . ." Charlie Brown lies back down and says, "I wonder if our new manager is lying awake worrying . . ." Snoopy lies on the doghouse and sleeps. First appearance: March 18th, 1980 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "I can understand how you might become infatuated with me." Lucy continues, "One thing I wouldn't want you to do, however, and that would be to put me on a pedestal." Schroeder pulls the piano out from underneath Lucy and says, "Good." Lucy lies on the floor and says, "Of course, if I were on a pedestal, I could r First appearance: March 18th, 1999 Linus hold his blanket and walks past Rerun and Snoopy. Rerun says, "Theoretically, my older brother should be my role model..." Rerun says, "But that blanket business takes care of that.." Rerun says, "Which forces me to look elsewhere, and maybe ask the question..." Rerun turns to Snoopy and says, "Can the neighbor's dog be a role model?" First appearance: March 18th, 1978 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit in the grass.Marcie says, "You see, sir, we all need someone to kiss us goodbye . . ." Marcie continues, "No one should be expected to go off to school, or to work or to join the Navy without someone to kiss him goodbye!" Marcie adds, "It's just human nature . . ." Marcie says, "We all need someone to kiss us goodbye." Peppermint Patty says, First appearance: March 18th, 1984 Snoopy sits on top of his doghouse and watches as Woodstock flies towards him. As Woodstock sits next to him, Snoopy thinks,"Tears..like in 'crying'..." He looks down at Woodstock and thinks,"Scientist are now studying tears, do you know that?" He rolls his eyes upwards and continues,"They'll probably want to make a special study of beagle tears..." He starts crying and th First appearance: March 18th, 1985 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans against the piano and asks, "Do you mind if I ask you something?" Lucy continues, "What do you really think the chances are that you and I will get married someday?" Linus stops playing the piano and says, "Well, let me see . . . How can I put it?" Lucy replies, "When someone doesn't know how to put it, you know you've been put!" Latest appearance: March 15th, 2006 / First appearance: March 18th, 1959 Linus passes Charlie Brown standing on the sidewalk and Lucy sitting down behind him. He says, "Good morning, Charlie Brown.." Charlie Brown responds, "Good morning Linus.." Charlie Brown says, "Well, HE sure looks busy.." Lucy gets up and says, "Oh, yes, he's been very busy since he got his new tool set.." Charlie Brown looks after Linus and asks, "What's he building?" Lucy r First appearance: March 18th, 1995 Lucy walks in from right field while its raining. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy says, "It's raining here, too, huh?" Lucy walks back to right field. First appearance: March 18th, 1987 Charlie Brown rakes a sand trap and says, "Eighty sand traps and I have to rake the footprints out of all of them . . ." Charlie Brown sits on the ground exhausted and says, "Just because of my dog . ." Charlie Brown rakes a sand trap and says, "They say this is a very sophisticated golf club . . ." Charlie Brown looks at a flag and exclaims, "All the greens break toward th
Lucy comes from that part of me that’s capable of saying mean and sarcastic things, which is not a good trait to have, so Lucy gives me a good outlet. But each character has a weakness and Lucy’s weakness is Schroeder.
Charles Schulz

Interests

  • Schroeder

    Lucy will put up with Beethoven all day if it means she’ll be closer to Schroeder.

  • Psychiatric Booth

    Lucy is always willing to dispense advice for a nickel.

  • Being Bossy

    Lucy often uses her loud voice and strong will to order everyone around and is often referred to as a “fuss budget.”