The official blog for the novel 'Personal Days' by Ed Park
Tuesday, June 1, 2010
"Work Friend Accidentally Becomes Real Friend"
Phipps, 31, told reporters that the interactions with his coworker, which for two years had been confined to job-related matters and breezy small talk, first took an unplanned turn toward authentic friendship this past March. According to Phipps, he and Jenkins happened to leave the office at the same time one day and decided to kill half an hour at a nearby bar before heading off to separate evening engagements. —The Onion