A trip to IKEA can be a daunting task. There’s parking, all the people, lining up for meatballs, mashed potatoes and lingonberries (er, just us?), then the actual shopping and it can take up your entire day. So what did one man do to pass the time while he and his girlfriend perused the showrooms and marketplace? Why, bombard her with annoying, amazing puns, of course.
“We moved in together recently so had to make the unavoidable trip to IKEA; I figured out how to get through there as quickly as possible,” Simon Gilmore wrote on his YouTube page.
Annoying for her, but hilarious for us — and Simon as he chuckled at his attempts. Soon, though, Dana’s eyerolls and head-shaking ceased and she was laughing with us.
Our favourite? “I already got one, can we get six more?” he asks, when referring to cookware set “SKÄNKA,” then panning up to his girlfriend’s face.