My sister is kind of like a big kid, a big kid who has kids. In other words she does fun things. She does fun things that I wish that I had thought of. One of those things is Trevor the Monkey. I believe the story goes that she bought Trevor while out on a girls week-end. Her friends all thought that she was nuts (they were correct), and wondered what on earth a grown woman needed a tiny plastic monkey for. She decided to prove them wrong.
Trevor the Monkey goes on all of Mandy's family trips. Every vacation there is a pose that features Trevor. It's almost like an eye spy game looking through through her pictures... "Where's Trevor?" Trevor the Monkey is more traveled than many people that I know. Trevor has been to Mexico, Florida, He's been to Newfoundland, and all of the provinces in between.
I can only imagine the look on my brother-in-law, Spooner's face as Mandy pulls out Trevor (does he travel in her pocket or purse?) I can only imagine the face's of the people that she poses Trevor with when she asks. I wonder when Mandy is packing for their trips if she's thinking... "O.K. we'll need 5 pairs of underwear each, 5 pairs of socks, two pair of pants, oh, I need sunscreen and bathing suits.... Oh I almost forgot to pack Trevor".
At the end of the day I think Mandy should write a book "Trevor's Travels". It could feature the many poses of Trevor the Monkey, on his many travels. I just wish that I'd thought of that one.