Phil made Doni take him Christmas shopping... Doni was so excited for
some shopping with her favorite penguin after a long, hard semester.
Little did she know, they spent the whole day in the fish store, Doni's
As Phil headed home, he had a lot to think about... a pretty girl
puffin, so much Christmas shopping to do, all his adorable sea monster
"nieces" and "nephews," and of course, he couldn't help but think about
While in the Lofoten Islands, Phil met a lot of puffin
friends. They found him quite dashing and rather funny. (Phil was
surprised that they found him so funny, most of his other friends just
groan when he tells fish jokes). Phil made a mental note to return in
After having returned the little merimörkö to his thankful parents, Phil
decided to stop at the Lofoten Islands of Norway on the way home. He
remembered from vacation a few years that there had been LOTS of fish
hanging out to dry everywhere. Sadly not the case.
Feeling a little better, Phil stopped on the way home to see Merimörkö,
the used-to-be-sole sea monster of the north and his good friend.
Merimörkö had a new wife (who used to be the "sole sea monster of
South," they met at Christmas a few years ago when Merimörkö visited
Phil's family), and they had recently 13 little Merimörkös.
A little discouraged, Phil decided it was time to go visit one of his
oldest friends, Monkey. Monkey's mom promptly offered to find Phil a
pretty monkey girl. Phil wasn't so sure he could spend that much time in
such a warm climate...
After many responses, Phil got dressed up for his first date. (The
advantage of being is penguin is that that you are always classy in a
tux). Unfortunately, after arriving, he didn't think this was going to
be a good fit.
Phil went to visit Emily in LA, but she was out looking for a Christmas
tree with Tinah, and Fin and Waffle were hanging out together... Sad, he
curled up with Emily's roommate, Carder, on the couch and waited for everybody to get