Not A Footrest

The Little Prince and Hu-Dad are battling for space under the desk. Typhoon warns he is not a footrest.

Watch it! I am not a footrest.
Watch it! I am not a footrest.

His Royal Highness Little Prince Typhoon Phooey has a few “quirks.” If you attempt to brush him, he screams. If you are one minute late responding to his demands, he pouts. If meals are not to his satisfaction, he fasts. And if you touch him, he grumbles. This last one is a wee bit of a problem since Typhoon’s favorite napping spot is under Hu-Dad’s desk. The Little Curmudgeon’s glare is a reminder that he is not a footrest.


  1. chris on August 12, 2021 at 2:07 pm

    There is plenty of room for Hu-dad to be comfortable and the Prince to be comfortable. Don’t you know we are their servants and here to make them happy not us.

  2. Juno's mom on August 12, 2021 at 10:04 am

    He looks like he means it, too!

  3. tammyj on August 12, 2021 at 9:28 am

    well… you know.
    he’s Royalty Hug Dad. it comes with the territory. 😀 XO

  4. Debbie and Ruby on August 12, 2021 at 8:34 am

    Always one problem child in the family. At least he is cute!!

  5. Jean B Burkhardt on August 12, 2021 at 7:47 am

    Hu-Dad-I had to get this page from Facebook-no email yet. Just letting you know!!

    • The Thundering Herd on August 12, 2021 at 8:57 am

      Thanks for letting me know. Our newsletter service is showing your email was sent, but lots of things can go wrong after that. Check your spam folder and see if the gremlins sent it there.

      I send test emails to all the various email providers and the email box I have with the same service as you got it this morning. That’s why I’m guessing the spam folder, though other things can happen.

      The really scary news is we will be changing newsletter services shortly. That’s always fun because there are always hiccups.


      • Jean Burkhardt on August 12, 2021 at 1:44 pm

        You were right!!! Was in Spam-I guess I was so used to getting it my INBOX! Thanks for the tip!!

  6. Jean B Burkhardt on August 12, 2021 at 7:13 am

    The Little Prince Typhoon Phooey is REALLY funny. I bet though Hu-Dad you don’t know WHERE to put your feet when he is under your desk??

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