Singapore, December 16, 2013 To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Anthony Saint-Exupé’s immortal masterpiece, The Little Prince, IWC has issued two special editions of Little Prince: Mark XVII Pilot Watch “Little Prince” Special Edition and Large Pilot Perpetual Calendar Watch “Little Prince” Special Edition. To commemorate this day, IWC and the International Whaling Commission organized a cocktail party, inviting local actors and moderators to read ‘The Little Prince’ for children.
70 years ago, the legendary pilot Anthony Saint Exupery wrote the philosophical fairy tale of Little Prince. This fairy tale little boy with blond hair from another planet has taught the adults to look at the world with the eyes of a child.
‘Little Prince’ is not just a fairy tale. It uses traditional fairy tale-like structure and simple and naive language to explain the deep life philosophy hidden by the hustle and bustle of life. These philosophy cover almost every aspect of life. Aspects, friendship, love, responsibility, truth, goodness and beauty. Decades ago, this fairy tale work on friendship and humanity has deeply attracted men, women and children from different cultures, religions and regions. It has been translated into more than 270 languages and is the highest-selling work in the history of world literature. one.
‘Anthony Saint Exupé is a great writer and humanitarian we respect. IWC took inspiration from his work and made a brand new watch. The’ Little Prince ‘special edition watch is a beautiful tribute, it contains Thanks to friendship and fraternity, we call on those who have dreams to find childlike innocence. We are very emotional that Cai Zhouen came to this event and brought us a wonderful reading. ‘The Managing Director of the Southeast Asia International Whaling Commission finally made a speech. For more brand news, stay tuned for Watch House. (House of watches / text Ruan Ruan)