Dating when you are more than 2000 miles apart is both a challenge and a blessing in this modern world.
|We wrote scores of Letters and made HUNDREDS OF HOURS of Phone Calls||
Greeting Card Commandos
At one point cards were arriving in each other's mail boxes at the rate of three or four EACH day!!!!
Odd Packages ~ Or ~
Priority Mail is Your Friend
A coworker had said that we would send each other the oddest things while dating long-distance.
He was very correct.
We kept the post office rather busy that summer
Pounds of locally roasted coffee - for comparison, chocolate moose nuggets, videos of our home states, leaves, rocks and glitter to name a few odd bits.
|Book Rate However - Is Not yes - you do save a bit of money but packages can take more than SIX weeks to arrive in Alaska!||
The Dreaded Phone Bill - this was back in the days before calling plans....
~ Ugh City~ 'nuff said
|The Invitation ~ In a casual remark one call, Cherie invited Scott for her birthday party.|
Nope ~ we never, ever chatted "on-line" or sent each other e-mail.
We are asked that frequently but we had neither the computer equipment nor the savvy at the time.