One of the censored cartoons. If spines were involved in S&M and bondage, this is what it might look like. Vert is definitely not able to move with the Harrington Rods screwed into his sides. [These rods are used to surgically reduce a severe scoliosis and are permanently left in the patient]. Verta has her whip out and is playing the Dominatrix.
Joke Decoder (panel 41)