Welcome to Mad Men Haiku
Don Draper’s briefcase
Once leather and full of lies
From the first episode, Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (March 1960), through episode 7.08, Severance (April 1970), Don Draper has always carried a classic brown leather briefcase. In episode 7.09, New Business (May 1970), he now carries a Samsonite slim case. Perhaps change is in the air…
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