Order Restored

After three years, my Snoopy coffee mug has returned to the office.

I work down on the south end of the building now, and the south end has a working coffee nook! The north end of the building… did not.

Not only was there no coffee, nor a hot water tap, these last three years, the water that came out of the sink was white and fizzy. I’m not sure if it was even safe to drink.

I had a coffee mug at work, but it was not the Snoopy mug. That stayed at home. I sometimes had a box of tea bags at the office — and I had a large quantity of Irish Breakfast, which often makes me vibrate through chairs — but I’d have to walk halfway across the building to the lunch room and microwave the tea.

No more! I can go to the coffee nook! I can use the hot water tap! I can have tea!

Published by Allyn Gibson

A writer, editor, journalist, sometimes coder, occasional historian, and all-around scholar, Allyn Gibson is the writer for Diamond Comic Distributors' monthly PREVIEWS catalog, used by comic book shops and throughout the comics industry, and the editor for its monthly order forms. In his over ten years in the industry, Allyn has interviewed comics creators and pop culture celebrities, covered conventions, analyzed industry revenue trends, and written copy for comics, toys, and other pop culture merchandise. Allyn is also known for his short fiction (including the Star Trek story "Make-Believe,"the Doctor Who short story "The Spindle of Necessity," and the ReDeus story "The Ginger Kid"). Allyn has been blogging regularly with WordPress since 2004.

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