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15 January 2009 @ 01:44 am
The Post Office and EHWG  
I was puttering around online today and wanted to order a special item from a barely-translated-into-English website. It was fine and I was doing a reasonable job of navigating and filling out the forms until I could NOT get the address to be accepted by the online form. I tried a variety of tactics before finally hitting on the correct one - the form would not accept a simple personal name and street address, it required a house name. :)

There is now a package winging its way across the pond to me bearing an address block that begins "Eithni's Home for Wayward Girls..." *grin* 
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Saraidhsaraidh on January 15th, 2009 02:00 pm (UTC)
That makes me strangely happy. [grin]
eithnieithni on January 16th, 2009 05:34 am (UTC)
*grin* me too. :)
jtdiiijtdiii on January 15th, 2009 02:24 pm (UTC)
Just thing of how this is going to alter your junk mail stream... :)
EllieSamelliesam on January 15th, 2009 03:17 pm (UTC)
That's just what I was thinking. It will be interesting to see if/how that spreads. :)
(no subject) - colinblackthorn on January 15th, 2009 05:18 pm (UTC) (Expand)
judithsewstoojudithsewstoo on January 15th, 2009 02:27 pm (UTC)
Oh! Oh! Can I have the room under the stairs? No, wait! I want the top tower room!!

;)

The "Bad Student" hehehehehehe
eithni: jumpingeithni on January 16th, 2009 05:32 am (UTC)
under the stairs would be entirely too near the linen stashes - you'd never sleep. ;)
thatpotteryguy: We Are The Frenchthatpotteryguy on January 15th, 2009 03:45 pm (UTC)
Hee!
Seancudubh on January 15th, 2009 04:47 pm (UTC)
When I was in college, we had stuff sent to our house as "The Nebraska Home for Unwed Fathers"
Miss Kat: Eithni's Home :: Zarhooiezarhooie on January 15th, 2009 05:39 pm (UTC)
I want to join! I'm already a student at Karlita's School for Wayward Girls, but I bet she'd let me transfer. <3
eithni: jumpingeithni on January 16th, 2009 05:31 am (UTC)
Heh. Cute! I may need to develop a formal logo now...
Wrendevikat on January 15th, 2009 08:05 pm (UTC)
Bwaaaaahaaaaa! That's too dang funny!

BTW, I love the "Wayward Girl's" icon... I think we need badges. As an Alumni, can I have a badge?!?
eithni: greeneithni on January 16th, 2009 05:30 am (UTC)
Actually, that's just my friendly, perky icon... I should get a logo for the Home, though... *plots*
eithni: jumpingeithni on January 16th, 2009 05:32 am (UTC)
doh... now I see what you were looking at. yup, cute!