Nguyen who lived in a city near here. The Christmas card had a picture
of two kids on it and simply gave their names. I am sorry but I know
I had never met those kids. I kept wishing that the sender had put a
photo of the whole family on the card because I suspected that I
probably knew the parents. A few weeks after Christmas, I threw out
the card. What do you do with a card from someone you don’t
This year, I got the same mystery picture Christmas card. Once
again, they only put the children in the picture and I was no more
enlightened this year than I was last year about who these kids were.
But this morning on my way to work, I am running the over the mystery
of this card in my head – it is a puzzler after all and suddenly the
proverbial light turned on over my head. I suddenly recognized one of
the names on the card. It was the real estate agent who sold me my
I’m sorry but sending me a card with kids I have never met 9 or 10 months after I last spoke to you… does not a memory make!