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View Poll Results: Do you run to check your mail soon as the mailtruck comes?
yes 205 52.97%
no 23 5.94%
only after work 59 15.25%
constantly in case something comes!!! 100 25.84%
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Old 10-10-2009, 02:50 AM
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run to check your mail to see if you got new mail from your man???


i admit when it hirts around 11am im out the door to check.
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Old 10-10-2009, 06:33 AM
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oh,yes of course i do this. the only day i don't is on a tues cause i never get mail from marc on a tues.
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Old 10-10-2009, 07:27 AM
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I dont cuz i know the days that I will and wont get mail
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on the days I'm work as soon as the mail man shows up I'm at the box
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Old 10-10-2009, 08:37 AM
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i've never been so aware of the mail and the mail system and the mailman til my bf went away haha. but i have a p.o. box at the post office, so on days when i have no mail and i make the trip all the way there and see an empty box it is sooo sad!!! but i'm always runnin there as soon as i can
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I am guilty of running to the mailbox everyday lol. I never know the exact days I will get mail so I run to the mailbox around 2 pm every evening hoping to get mail from him and when I don't it's a huge letdown but when I do it brightens my whole day!!!
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I go to the post office at least twice a day (sometimes three) to check my box. Then I get angry at the box if nothing is in there. I have also gotten irritated at the people who put the mail in the boxes because they were taking so long to get to my box. I just got a letter and a card from my man today so I am very happy.
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its crazy cuz da mail man is my new best friend and worse enemy at times lol. i do go check my mail every day as soon as da mail man comes in hopes i get a letter from my fiance when i dont then its like a let down. we write each other every day!!!
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For yrs the mail hit the box by 11am. Since the recession I'm lucky to hear the postman by 5pm. On some days he/she won't even show their face. So when I hear those boots on my front porch and the mail being deposited in the box believe me I'm on my way.
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When I hear the mail hit the living room floor, I am always finding myself migrating to get the mail! It's a habit!
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LOL I have been known to stalk the mailman
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Everyday as soon as I get home and if I'm home as soon as I hear the mailbox close. =)
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I get a letterTuesday thru Sat. So yes on those day I go to the mailbox, but since my mailbox is 1 and 1/2 miles from my house and the mail runs any where from 11 Am to 3 Pm , I don't go till after 3 Pm.No since in wasting gas on 2 or more trips !!!
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I put yes cuz i USED to. Now we have the phones and we talk alllll the time... I dont really get letters! But when we used to, I was runnin to the box everyday lol
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run to check your mail to see if you got new mail from your man???


i admit when it hirts around 11am im out the door to check.

If I know its comming I come home on my lunch and check
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He tells me when to expect mail. It can take anywhere from 2 to 5 days for me to actually get what he sends so I dont hurry. I just check it when I check it...
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Yes, I'm at that mail box...I know I usually get a letter on Thursday.....but this week it was just Monday...he slipping on his letter writing...lol
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In the beginning I would sit by the window and watch....then I was way preggers and would waddle out there at 1pm and be irate if it wasn't there....some days I wait ....other days I end up checking 3 times Some days I just need to read his words....we write just about everyday
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Yup! First thing I do when I come home from work is stop in my driveway and check the mail!
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As soon as i see that mail truck coming down the road i get ready to go and check it..lol none of my friends see why for me to make sure that i check the mail right is important they would get it if there man was locked up that and phones calls his all that makes me happy right now..i know that everyone on here can understand where im coming from
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My mail runs any where between 11:00 and 12:00 and if I don't see the mail run by 12:01 I'm outside checking the mail or calling the post office to find out how heavy the mail was that day so I can judge about what time the mail will run. LOL
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My mail has a long journey so I have to wait a while But,I still check it everyday just incase because I know what time it comes
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I'm really bad about the mail! lol...we usually get our mail between noon and 1pm. and I always go right out to get it, just in case! They've been screwing with the mail, so I never know what days I'll get mail now.
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I leave work everyday except Tuesday to check the mail. My boss loves me so he lets me go, he knows my man and loves to see me happy when I get a letter. He says its worth it cause I am more productive when I get back with my letter. He hates when I don't get anything cause I tend to slow down and not get as much done...LOL Lately the mail has been crazy, I won't get anything one day and 2 or 3 letters the next. But I don't care as long as I get them eventually and I talk to him everyday.
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I check the mail all the time. On days I work, when I come home I am out at the mail box before I even unlock the door. And the days that I am not working I sit at the window and wait for the mail man. His letters keep me strong. I also write to him everyday so he gets mail.
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