Navy blue and light grey laminates coloured the table. The object served it's purpose quite well. After laying dirty and shabby for more than a few days, it appeared in it's original shade.
The surface looked too unspoiled to be true. And on that afternoon, diamonds began to adorn a corner of the surface. Diamonds coloured in an alternate. Bands of dark and light grey made the diamonds. With the carbon of a pencil creating the dark patches.
That's when the mind went on to imagine the undecked plane decked up with lines, curves, stars, flowers, leaves, people, faces, expressions... and everything else. In every colour possible from white to black and all the hues inbetween.