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Re: One monkey don't stop the show

Posted by ESC on December 08, 2005

In Reply to: One monkey don't stop the show posted by af on December 08, 2005

: What is the origin and meaning of
: One monkey don't stop the show?

This is probably not the origin. But there is a blues song by that title. In the version that I've heard, the singer, a woman, is saying that even though her man-friend acted like a jerk, her life was going to go on.

http://www.oldielyrics.com/lyrics/honey_cone/one_monkey_dont_stop_no_show.html