People collect a variety of things and a collector of stamps is called a Philatelist.
Posted a letter
Hopeful it would be answered:
Interestingly enough, it was.
And a friendship made.
Trust and honesty
Enveloped us two,
Lifetime partners we would become.
Inseparable as the years have progressed,
Strong and united,
For newer readers who may not be aware, Hubby placed an advert in the local paper and I answered it. Both of us were coming out of relationships that had ended badly and were looking for nothing more than friendship and company.
We got married two years after we met and celebrated our Pearl Wedding anniversary this past May.
He says it’s the best tenner he ever spent, and still has the copy of the ad he placed and my reply. I say it’s the best stamp I ever purchased. We still don’t know when the slushy stuff crept in and we became a couple, but I’m sure glad it worked out that way!
Written for KL Caley’s Write Photo challenge