Wednesday, May 9, 2012

A Day in the Life of a Sock Monkey

My name is Jacques.  I am a vintage sock monkey.  I flew in from Paris a couple of weeks ago and there was so much turbulence I dislocated both of my shoulders.  
 My guardian angels were watching over me when they dropped me in Little Miss Maggie's care.  She surgically repaired my shoulders.
 Now I get to lay in bed for hours reading the latest sock monkey adventures.
 She put me up in the bridal suite and I do have to share it with the honeymooners.
 I get up around noon and play by the seashore (well sort of).
 I do have to put up with a lot of cats though.
 Darn, they are all over the place.
 In the afternoon I enjoy the symphony.
 I hope I never have to fly anywhere ever again.
Boy, what an exhausting day.  I think I'll have my milk and cookies now.   That cat better not try to steal them from me.  I have it pretty good here.  I think I'll stay for a while longer.  Au revoir.
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9 comments:

Pat C. said...

Omigosh! My stomach hurts from laughing so hard at Jacques's adventures, er, misadventures! I really lost it when I got to the pic of him in bed with the honeymooners... rose petals and all!!! I love your sense of humor! xoxo

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

He is adorable, Maggie! What a wonderful sock monkey medic you are! : )

Bliss said...

Ah ha ha ha ha..... did Jacques arrive before Mrs. F. flew off for Paris? (Hope her shoulders were ok). Have you met Vickie from Ranger911? She has some mischievous sock monkey's too!

~Bliss~

NanaDiana said...

Gotta love a monkey like that! Jacques looks like a good sport to me! xo Diana

Vickie @ Ranger 911 said...

Hehehehe! Oh, those sock monkeys have so much personality! Vintage ones are the best and your Jacques is a prime specimen! Make sure you lock up your chocolate. :@

Rosemary@villabarnes said...

What an adorable post. The monkey's so cute, and busy. lol

kathee said...

Such a cute post Maggie! :) LOL!!

Sandy Ang said...

glad you're all better now Jacques

karen@somewhatquirky said...

What a wonderful adventure! I love all your cats!