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Bedtime Story

Posted in 028 by cubiclebear on March 26, 2010

IB is almost asleep while Dino lays wide awake, worried about tomorrow’s battle.

Dino: Psst, IB. IB!

IB: Grrr…what?

Dino: IB, I’m worried about tomorrow.

IB: Worrying about it will make the follow-up miserable and only harm the outcome. Think about pleasant things.

Dino: Like bunnies?

IB shivers.

IB: I’m going to assume you are being facetious.

Dino: Oh, OK…..IB, will you tell me a bedtime story?

IB (sleepily): Sure, ol’ friend. What story would you like to hear?

Dino: How did you escape from platypi central?

IB: Well Dino, there I was, looking death in the face. I know you think the plan had gone horribly wrong that day, but in hindsight, I knew exactly what I was doing. I was buried in my copper camouflage. The native sat back down and started pecking away at his keyboard, as the natives tend to do. A few minutes went by and then I saw it, the native had taken out, Item #5, an old fashioned calculator! Where else would I find such an ancient piece of machinery? I waited for him to leave his desk for hours. My muscles began twitching.

The anxiety was building up inside of me. He just sat there, toggling like a madman! My temper exploded! Copper pieces went flying! He looked down at the confusion. I flung some flax crumbs his way, temporarily blinding the native!

As the he attempted to regain his bearings, I threw the items in a bowl and ran like the fanned air blows!

Dino: Really?!

IB: Sure. Sweet dreams, Dino.

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