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Mail from Joel

More mail to share from my pen pal Joel, who lives at the House of Dreams Orphanage in Bolivia.

Thank you for the photo you sent [of Maya at her birthday party]. My favorite color is yellow. Chuck E. Cheese is a funny name. [From Angie--He couldn't stop laughing about that and kept saying it over and over.] I send you hugs too.
I like to sing. I like to play games. I like to sing a song called I See I See. I like fireworks. [I sent him the photo of Maya with a sparkler.]

Comments

Claudia said…
Those are sweet letters!
Keli said…
okay, I take back that I think it is weird you write to a child. The letters are adorable!

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