23 September 2016

My Friend's Trips: And the Winner Is...


I truly appreciate every letter and postcard I get. But I should confess that, if I had to chose a winner among all the post I have got this summer, one of them will be this postcard from... Vietnam! It is the first piece of mail I have got from that country ever, thanks to two friends who were there on holidays.

The senders had a little adventure when sending the card: they bought it, and then the stamps (in a post office). But when they actually wanted to send it, from a different post office, they were told that the postage was not enough. Bad for them, because they had to pay more... But good for me, because I got more stamps!


It was along trip for the card. It arrived a bit damaged, but nothing serious...


The inside, a stunning paperwork featuring a typical Vietnamese cyclo:

11 comments:

  1. What a super tricycle.

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    1. It's a wonderful work of art. I keep it on the desk.

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  2. This is really awesome!

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    1. Like friends who go on holidays to the other side of the globe... :)

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  3. Beautiful, and a worthy winner of the summer retro status updates.

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    1. I hope nobody will be offended by the tittle of the post. It is just that this card has a special meaning for me.

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    2. Any normal person can see how special this card is. And you would not be human if you didn't have favorites.

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  4. Wonderful indeed!!

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  5. J'aime biens cette carte...et l'histoire qui va avec

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    1. Merci, Eva! Moi aussi :)

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Thank you for coming. All your comments make me extremely happy.