It's been a hectic day today and the post is going online quite late today... I'm really sorry! Today I got to see the owner of the twin sister of the postcard below. It was pretty nostalgic because I had given it to him as a gift after a trip to Chicago along with a box of truffles from Vosges which were his favorite.
Renzo Piano's sketch of The Modern Wing at the Art Institute of Chicago
I rediscovered this postcard when I first posted about the "Postcard Event" (click HERE for more info) this month of September and got me thinking I haven't seen him in over 18 months since I move to Miami from LA. Coincidentally, I saw him today and such great memories came back to me of the fun times we spent together.
I hope he still has it with him and if he does... wish he has good memories when he sees it...
Hope you're having a great day and see you tomorrow!!!
postcards and truffles... two of my favorite things.ReplyDelete
love the sketch. wonderful!ReplyDelete
love it :)ReplyDelete
I'm with Kiwi-who doesn't love postcards and truffles? That's one lucky guy to have you as a friend.ReplyDelete
I'd love to receive a postcard and truffles. It's lovely to reconnect with old friends too! xxReplyDelete
Don't you just love how a postcard or a note can take you back to another place and time? That's my favorite thing to do...reading old letters and reminiscing :)ReplyDelete
I save all my postcards for the same reason :) What a lovely tribute to memories and friendship!ReplyDelete
yep postcards do take you back and the fond memories come back to life just like that. the sketch postcard is pretty coolReplyDelete
awww neat! im going to chi-town for the first time in a couple weeks.ReplyDelete
Mmm, truffles! How delicious! And there really is something wonderful about postcards, even if they're not written on! I love matting & framing my favorite ones :)ReplyDelete
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Ooh, what a wonderful present! :)ReplyDelete
Postcards and truffles, two wonderful things!ReplyDelete
A postcard and truffles? What a sweet present! :)ReplyDelete
What a beautiful postcard! I love finding and saving ones I think are too pretty to give away. Also, I go to school in Chicago (and head back next week), so seeing the Art Institute made me miss it more than I already did. :)ReplyDelete
it's always nice to see old friends. didn't know you were in miami--isn't it hot down here! can't wait for fall.ReplyDelete
That is beautiful! What a gorgeous gift!ReplyDelete