The Letter Carrier and the story of a Dog

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I’ve been thinking and wondering to myself. Does that letter carrier know the immensity of what happened that afternoon on April 10, three years ago? Does he drive his post office vehicle passed the little house where he once tried to deliver a registered letter? Is he aware that the ‘seconds’ he spent on the doorstep to get a signature changed lives forever?

Who is this person who allegedly got nipped by a sweet family dog? We know he is the mail man. We know that he has never delivered mail to that house before, nor since. I’m going to assume that he does not own a pet, certainly not a dog. I know his name is Jeff and that he is 30 years old, is married, and lives in Redding. I know some of these things because I am resourceful and my focus is on Bandit. It is my…

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