Fic: 4237

Jul. 28th, 2017 02:13 pm
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Guys, I'll be on holiday from tomorrow on and I hope to be able to post throughout the holidays. But considering that I am stupid and technically inept, it might very well be that I won't be able to get my phone to work abroad :). So that is the reason if you don't hear from me for two weeks.



Venice

Venice, July, 28th 2017

Dear Orlando,

I found this wonderful historical postcard on a flea market in Venice. I am sure you appreciate that I am recycling and writing atop the original message that was fairly unreadable anyway. From what Cate and I gathered it was a love note from 1976, and we both found that very poetic since that was the year in which you were conceived. As for Venice, I am positive you would absolutely LOVE it here. It is filled with tourists and particularly newly weds and it reeks of fish something fierce. Historical fun fact about Venice: In the 14th to 16th century they had no less that 26 outbreaks of the plague here. Cate also insists that I write that there is excellent Venetian wine here, but hat this is not a historical fact. So, I reckon the current count must be 4237 to 4334? My lead is growing.
Greetings
Sean and Cate

on 2017-07-28 12:57 pm (UTC)
Posted by [personal profile] openidwouldwork
Well done Sean, no homework!

on 2017-07-29 06:47 am (UTC)
Posted by [personal profile] openidwouldwork
Ach, und schönen Urlaub!

on 2017-07-28 08:42 pm (UTC)
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Posted by [personal profile] noalinnea
All the things Orlando enjoys in one place, it's as if Venice is tailored to his taste: newly weds and tourists in great quantities, fish, people singing love songs... it's a shame he couldn't come. Sean surely misses him and Cate would have had time to weasel out details about him and Richard out of him (or would've died trying) ;) Love those postcards!

on 2017-07-28 10:00 pm (UTC)
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Posted by [personal profile] gattodoro
Orlando wants Sean to know that he is rolling his eyes now and its not wise to poke a sleeping tiger.

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