At roughly 20 minutes per mile, it would take the average person about 50 hours to walk 150 miles. Give them time to stop and rest, and let's say it would take five full days.
That's the maximum amount of time it should take to deliver a letter. But in Skowhegan, Maine, it took 83 years. A Maine school teacher sent her mother a letter in 1931, but it wasn't delivered until this week.
No wonder the United States Postal Service loses billions of dollars per year.
This is why basic technology like e-mail is so great. Because when you leave your personal correspondence in the hands of someone else (*cough* the government *cough*), it's bound to get screwed up.
However, the Reel Life has also learned that people in Maine still do not have Internet access. So they'll still be relying on 83-year snail mail. You know, just like the good old days.
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