Every once in a while an original thinker appears that has a new view on life. When that thinker makes a success of his thoughts the world is a richer place. Once such thinker goes by the name of Edward Monkton and has been amusing and entertaining the world for a few years now. An original creation of Giles Andreae, Edward Monkton now appears on greating cards, china, gadgets and other sundry merchandise. The sometimes surreal ,often sublime, phrases and sayings make me larf.