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In And Around Hannibal: June 7, 2012

Rita F. Hooper   

Remember when you looked forward to getting the mail?

Long letters from your favorite aunt, handmade Valentine cards, love letters from a special someone, notes from your parents while at college or in the military  Now it seems the only mail I get is related to money.  How about you?

I get the usual bills — some have been cut down since I’ve begun computerizing them, but not all, so the bills still come in. Then there is all that junk stuff from mega merchants telling me to buy their sale items which may or may not be a real sale item. It does help to fill the recycle bin.

Isn’t it interesting that you don’t get much from the homegrown hardware store or pharmacy…just from the big guys.

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