In Going Postal by Terry Pratchett, postmaster Moist von Lipwig delivers a letter (one of many) that had been sitting in the post office for decades. The letter conveyed the acceptance of a marriage proposal, and after its delivery, the couple reunited and were finally wed.

Write a poem, scene or story in which a long-lost letter is finally received, altering the recipient in some way.

Check this article for some additional prompts.

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