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You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger—Café Perkfection Arrives At The Fab Office

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I’ve been asked to write about our new coffee machine. It appeared in the kitchen a few days ago, insinuating itself beside the fridge, the rotating toaster, the soft-serve ice cream maker, and a mesmerized, murmuring staff.

“I hear it can remember your name,” Mariel told the editorial team.

In the early hours of the day, it had already commandeered a prime piece of real estate on the kitchen counter. The large silver box was perched there imperiously, as though overlooking the city it had so recently conquered. A touchscreen perennially lit up with the words: “Café Perkfection, by Corporate Essentials.”

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