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    Default a wireless that woke you wih a cup of coffee?

    From Seven Lies by James Lasdun:

    "For a few months he shuttled back and forth between Berlin and New York...always bearing gifts of a radiant strangeness -- Slinkies, watches for deep-sea divers, a wireless that woke you with a cup of instant coffee."

    I can't imagine what "a wireless that woke you with a cup of instant coffee" is...

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    Default Re: a wireless that woke you wih a cup of coffee?

    Some coffee machines have built-in radios. Could that be it?

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    Default Re: a wireless that woke you wih a cup of coffee?

    Russell Hobbs Teasmades . This is a UK page ; in some parts of the world they might do a similar thing with instant coffee.

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