By Tony Lindsay
It was Andrew’s third time bringing her coffee, and Christine’s third time accepting with a smile. It was merely coffee but it felt like more, and she enjoyed feeling the more. Office romances lead to discharges at her company. Her favorite supervisor, Mel, told a woman she looked good enough to eat, and security walked him out twenty minutes later. The men in the office barely said good morning to women, so Andrew bringing her coffee was a little rule-breaking exciting and a little sneaky.
It started when she and Julie were sitting in the break room discussing the horrible office coffee service. She told Julie she would kiss the service guy if he brought some Colombian roasted bean coffee with real hazelnut syrup, cubed sugar, and fresh cream. Julie said she would do a little more than kiss him; they laughed and left. Christine noticed Andrew in the break room but did not think much of it until the next morning.
Tuesday, he walked into her cubicle with a large Colombian roasted bean coffee, three packets of cream, and a small box of cubed sugar. [Read more…] about Coffee with a Friend