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PostSubject: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 2:39 pm

Earlier today, the doorbell rang. When I opened the door, a small package with the word "Harrods" stamped all over it had been deposited on my doorstep, out of sight of anyone passing by. The address on the package had my name and my home address ... but the package had been sent to the university. Alice had asked for my address and, as with all overseas senders, I gave my husband's name and address at the university. Alice had the correct address, but she had sent it to me not my husband. Somehow, the package was re-addressed and arrived safely -- the wonders of the British determination to deliver a package safely to the right person!

Inside the box lurked an adorable Easter bunny clutching a chocolate egg. I'm still smiling. Thank you, Alice, for such a kind and thoughtful gift.


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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 2:59 pm

4/20/2011

Shelagh..

Alice has a kind and generous heart, he or she
is a beautiful Easter Bunny, I love the touch with the
Chocolate egg...Harrods is great, over twenty years
ago I had a charge account with them, after a few years
I kept screwing up the payment in dollars instead of
converting it to pounds....

" Happy Easter" Cheers..Joe
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:03 pm

Thanks Joe! Happy Easter to you, too!

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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:13 pm

Shelagh,

I am glad it arrived safely. You deserve far more.
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:17 pm

Dear Alice,

Just knowing how pleased you and your family are with the book is enough payment for me.

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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:46 pm

Shelagh,

No other publisher would have done it half as well.

The book is me --though and through.

As you know I had given up on having it published,

Now I am having so much fun giving it away.
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 4:35 pm

4/20/2011


" HAPPY EASTER "

This is for everyone, don't eat too much !

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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 4:41 pm

Bless you, Alice. Shelagh, thanks for sharing.

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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 5:12 pm

Thanks, Joe,

I will have to pass. If the bunny is dark chocolate, I can eat him.
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 5:56 pm

Shelagh,
did you get your invitation to the royal wedding or is it still "in the mail"?

Mine got lost for sure. Should I send them an easter egg?
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 6:01 pm

Abe,

I was overlooked as well. Aw Phooey! What a Face What a Face What a Face
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 6:08 pm

4/20/2011

I can't attend the Duchess Of Argyle invited me
to a Social event , tux & tie....


Cheers..Joe

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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:19 pm

Abe F. March wrote:
Shelagh,
did you get your invitation to the royal wedding or is it still "in the mail"?

Mine got lost for sure. Should I send them an easter egg?
Well, if the invitation doesn't arrive, Abe, they don't get the present.

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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Wed Apr 20, 2011 11:04 pm

Good point, Shelagh. Razz
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PostSubject: Re: The Easter bunny arrived ...   Thu Apr 21, 2011 12:43 pm

I am a peasent I don't qualify for a Royal invite.
Still I shall enjoy not watching the wedding on TV and just reflect on the fact that I already know what being married to a princess is all about... Sorry I have to dash......."Coming princess! "
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