|This is not the original image but its spirit is similar to that of my tin.|
Another impish monkey I think of is the one in Heidi the organ grinder's monkey who delights Shirley Temple by leaping in through the open window, swinging from the chandelier, and wreaking havoc on Frau Rottenmeyer. That monkey made me laugh with his mischievous ways.
|This bag is from Bloomingdale's in New York...|
I fear that somehow Bernie Sanders is a monkey in the minds of the electorate. He appears impish enough with his straight-talking, spit-in-your-eye Bernie-truths about the ways things need to change. (Single-payer healthcare! Free college!) And just like that organ grinder's monkey running amok, Sanders keeps upsetting those proverbial apple carts.
Then we've got Trump posturing, postulating, pontificating and preening — the epitome of monkey business.
And there's Ted Cruz — monkeying around with his position on immigration and even Donald Trump.
I guess no matter which side of the fence you're on, seems as if this truly is the Year of the Monkey...