Yes, I remember well -- Nakamura asked if I feel excited to check it -- like 'Is a little gift waiting there?' -- with an impish lilt he said, "Hmm... I wonder, has something come for me, I wonder, I wonder?" -- and then disappointed if there is nothing. He said something along these lines -- that there is a sense of anticipation that takes one out of the task at hand and away from the present moment. And he added, "It sounds horrific."
|Nakamura making a cover for a hand-bound book|
Hank then added, "at that time, I had no idea what the future of email held for me. Utterly overwhelming."