Today’s star monkey is Cheeky.  Original, I know, but I’ve seen the birth certificate and I’m blaming the parents.

Spying a yoghurt drink on the table, next to the bottle of cleaning detergent, Cheeky wisely opted to steal the drink.

Monkey thief stealing yoghurt drink, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia

Monkey thief stealing yoghurt drink, Kuantan, Malaysia

Staring right at the camera, testing my reaction (I wasn’t exactly going to wrestle it out of his viciously cute hands), he made a quick getaway out of the apartment onto the balcony.

 Cheeky monkey, Kuantan, MalaysiaHe settled on the the wooden fence, still looking around overcome with the guilt of stealing.  But it didn’t take Cheeky long to get over that and open the bottle.

Cheeky monkey stealing a yoghurt drink, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia

Can you guess what happens next?  Whoah.  Cheeky gets a little bit of company.  Though you’ve gotta admit, he doesn’t look too worried; that’s one fearless monkey focusing on his stolen goods.

Cheeky monkey stealing a yoghurt drink, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia

Cheeky monkey gets company, Kuantan, Malaysia

Prepare yourselves, but sad news is coming Cheeky’s way … sniff.

Cheeky monkey investigating the contents of a yoghurt drink, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia

Cheeky monkey investigating the contents of a yoghurt drink

 

As he moves it to inspect the contents, Cheeky is overcome with a sense of loss.  ‘The bottle is empty!’ he cries, throwing it on the ground in a monkey fit.

 

 

 

 

Feeling a bit miffed, he strolls off in search of more food, wishing he’d picked up the bottle of cleaning detergent instead.

Monkey walking away on balcony, Kuantan, Malaysia

Monkey walking away on balcony, Kuantan, Malaysia

You can read about Monday’s Monkeys #1, #2 and #3 by clicking on the respective numbers.  It’s as easy as 1,2,3.  Chortle.

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