It relies on the homonymic relationship
BETWEEN tick, the bloodsucking arachnid...
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 1
BETWEEN life and death for our rangers,
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 3
You're going to ask Howard
to choose BETWEEN sex and "Halo."
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 7
BETWEEN now and then,
you shouldn't have sex.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 15
They don't have enough men BETWEEN them
to raid a pantry.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3