Postcards to and.. from Kelly

There was a surprise in the mail bag today as we were sorting the letters and parcels – yes, I’m working at the post office – with the arrival of another post card.
This one had very familiar writing with the exuberant ‘happy I’m on holidays’ vibe about it. Gee thanks Kel.
Kelly has gone on a well deserved and much-needed break and it’s taking two of us to fill her shoes. The locals have made all the jokes and poking fun at us about taking over nad staging a coup. Yeah, I don’t think so.

It’s certainly been a learning curve for many things, but the basics of customer service are still there. Plus, the locals all know one or both of us which does make it easier. As I know from my days with Hallmark and training my replacement, there are so many things we store in our head that getting them out for training purposes can be hard.
I am slowly getting to know new people. I could put names with mail boxes, but not names to faces. I found my training must be sinking in, a person was mentioned the other day in conversation and immediatly I thought to myself ‘box #such and such’. That has happened since college when I started dreaming and answering (in my head) in Italian.

Aside from Kelly’s there are a few other postcards, including one from my parents who have just returned from their trip overseas.

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From my parents, while in Ireland

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And from The Boss, aka Kelly

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If you can spare a few dollars and the few minutes it takes, please help Kelly fill her wall with psotcards from around the world. You don’t have to be on holiday, just one from your home town is perfect. If it’s not Woodbridge, Tasmania then it’s good for posting.
Let’s see where else we can ‘visit’.

Jennifer 🙂

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8 responses to “Postcards to and.. from Kelly

  1. I love postcards, sadly they are a dying thing. My friend has been o/s for 3 months & she’s only sent me 1. Not happy Jan 😉

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  2. And where would I send such post card? I would be interested in sending one. I live in Salt Lake City Utah I bet I can find a really cool one.

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  3. I have one Aunt who sends postcards still…but that is it 😦 So Sad….I fear that sending postcards is slowly going out of style

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    • Postcards, snail mail and conversation… Not cool any more? I loe postcards, I’ll always buy them (even if I don’t send them) as another reminder of where I’ve been.

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  4. Very cool offerings!

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