January 20th, 2012

krazy koati

Please don't talk about me when I'm gone

Dramatis Personae: Programmer, Second Programmer, IT Person, Client Relations

Location: Programmer's office. Programmer is at a desk. Client Relations person peeks in through the door.

Client: Hi there.

Programmer: Hi.

Client: Welcome back.

Programmer: ... from ... ?

Client: You were on vacation all last week.

Programmer: I was?

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Programmer: Maybe I should just stay home.

IT: I did all last week. I feel great.

Trivia: In 1870 slightly under 500 ships travelled the Suez Canal, carrying just over 400,000 tons. Great Britain was responsible for three-quarters of that. Source: Parting the Desert: The Creation of the Suez Canal, Zachary Karabell.

Currently Reading: 1939: The Alliance That Never Was And The Coming Of World War II, Michael Jabara Carley.