It just kept tapping away. It didn’t need power, it didn’t need batteries, it didn’t need recharging.
One ribbon went back and forward and back until it was a rag, almost, and out came the dispatches. I have never had an accident where I have pressed a button and accidentally sent seven chapters into cyberspace, never to be seen again.
And have you ever tried to hack into my typewriter? It is very secure. (Frederick Forsyth)