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Topic: A Long Trip

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Subject: A Long Trip
Date Posted: 4/8/2008 9:40 AM ET
Member Since: 10/24/2007
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I've been watching the DC scans on a book I sent a couple of weeks ago.  The package was sent from PA to OR.  The package made it to the main distribution center in Washington state - and then turned around and came back to Philadelphia.  It was scanned three or four times in Philly, and I was expecting it to come back to me as undeliverable or something like that.

Then I checked this morning, and it's back at the Washington post office!  So it's criss-crossed the country three times now.  Hopefully it will finally make it to the very patient person who ordered it...

An update - it was finally delivered today, in Oregon. All's well that ends well!

Karen



Last Edited on: 4/8/08 10:44 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 4/8/2008 11:03 AM ET
Member Since: 1/29/2008
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I had a book once, that was being mailed to IN from FL, get sent to CA where it sat for over a week.  Now that was going the long way around!

 

Date Posted: 4/8/2008 3:19 PM ET
Member Since: 10/2/2007
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I just received a book that took 41 days to get from NV to PA.

Date Posted: 4/8/2008 7:08 PM ET
Member Since: 8/14/2006
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It took more than 2 weeks for a book to arrive here in Ohio from a neighboring state, but books I sent to Alaska from Ohio took less than 2 days.  Kewl!