“Your desk is some kind of protection – both symbolic and actually physical,” says design critic Alice Twemlow in this sweet little video about the role of desks in our lives.
And she’s right. Whether your desk is messy(like Einstein’s was), neat, sleek or shabby chic, it’s often the best protection you have in the event of an earthquake. (You do know how to Drop, Cover, Hold On, right?)
What does your desk say about you?
(Please tell me you at least have a safety tube…)