Вам когда-нибудь доводилось переживать скоротечную, но всепоглощающую влюблённость с первого взгляда? Помните ли вы, как стремительно и сладко развивались события и сколь моментально это всё закончилось? Ночи без сна, бесконечные разговоры и желание постоянно быть на связи, не упустить ни секундочки из драгоценного общения... А теперь вместите все эти ощущения в 160 символов sms.
Мы познакомились в сентябре 2000 года, когда SMSки у киевстара ещё были бесплатными, а разговоры стоили очень дорого для обоих участников беседы. Всё немногочисленное студенчество, у которого на тот момент были мобильные телефоны, общались исключительно посредством коротких сообщений. Поскольку телефоны практически у всех, вне зависимости от курса, появились после летних каникул, то вирус общения по sms настиг нас молниеносно и накрыл с головой. Так как мобильных телефонов на тот момент было очень мало, то собеседников в прямом смысле слова приходилось искать, распрашивая у друзей номера телефонов их знакомых. Так мы, собственно говоря, и познакомились с Платоном.
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