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11-Year-Old Girl Writes To Thank Her Mailman. Postal Workers Write Back!

You probably haven't given a single thought about your mailman amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis, but an 11-year-old Sioux Falls, South Dakota girl did.

"You may know me as the person that lives here that writes a lot of letters and decorated the envelopes too," Emerson wrote in a letter to her mailman Doug. "Well, I wanted to thank you for taking my letters and delivering them. You are very important in my life. I make people happy with my letters, but you do too."

Her letter was shared in a USPS internal newsletter - prompting postmasters all over the country to write back. She received them in a special package.

"The letters that Em got... really were extremely personal, they were vulnerable and they reflected this sense of being seen, maybe for the first time in a long time," her dad, Huge Weber said.

He posted about it on social media. Read her dad's tweet below...

Jack Kulp and Carolyn McArdle talked about it on the air! Listen below...

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