Sometimes some of us are guilty of taking things too literally.

And that’s exactly what these bakers did when they received instructions from their customers to decorate their cakes.

This gallery of laugh out loud pictures show how cake makers failed to take the initiative, or read between the lines, leading to messages like ‘Happy Birthday Sheri with an eye!’

Hilariously, one customer asked: ‘It’s for Halloween so put on it some goats, goblins and booze’. And those exact words were scrawled on top.

I know I’d be asking for my money back…