Some elves don’t understand that trust must be earned.
Domestic Goddess is a lovely and giving person.
All she asked of her Elves was for them to wait patiently in the playroom until it was their time to come out for the holidays.
She trusted them.
It didn’t go well. Click here to see how her (untrustworthy) Elves spent their leisure time.
I don’t mean to give away any spoilers, but it decidedly does not include doing charitable work or expanding their minds by reading classic literature.
Looks like someone’s going to end up being stored in a locked box after the holidays next time around…