Type ‘Happy New Year’

Happy New Year!

‘You will receive a package from Sevantika. Has it arrived already?’ reads an SMS from Ankeet, a client-friend. Sevantika is his boss. ‘Thanks Ankeet. Am on vacation and in office on 1st Jan. Will inform my office and message to thank’ I type.

1st January is a holiday but I go to office for a few hours.

The package is sitting at my desk. Wrapped in thick paper, it looks bulky but feels surprisingly light. It reads ‘less than 250 gms’ and ‘fragile – handle with care’.

Intrigued, I open the package carefully to find a beautiful case inside.

It has a personalised card and a typewriter with the calendar arranged as a sheaf of typed papers.

A collector’s item, this paper ‘typewriter calendar’ will go on my ledge arrayed with knick knacks.

This curiosity is the nicest calendar I’ve seen thus far.

Typewriter Calendar

 

Deepa Soman

Posted by Deepa Soman

Spiritual seeker, people and idea collector and connector, life-long learner and sharer. Founder CEO Lumiere Business Solutions, a marketing research & consulting firm. She designed a business model innovation to enable women professionals to get back to work.

Website: http://www.lumieresolutions.com

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