Now this is one of those tiny little things that kind of gives people a renewed faith in humanity...
It showed up in our mailbox today, along with a package from my brother's girlfriend that was missing just over four-bits worth of stamps. Thanks, Mr. Mailman!
Even better, if such a thing is possible, was the contents of the package. A nice card from the two of them, some photos, and wouldn't you know it, sweet nectar from on high, in packet form:
(I put a quarter in the photo to show scale. Without it, the packets looked as big as couch cushions.)