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[*] posted on 21-11-2019 at 07:34 AM
I got rematched


So there has been a theory on this forum that if you send someone a post card and it falls off the system, you can be re matched. Well it happened to me! I drew this profile, it seemed a bit too familiar to me, not in the sense that I ran into it while lurking around the place, but I was like this profile picture and user name is a bit too familiar, and now after a few days it hit me. I was matched with them but it expired and fell off the system. Unfortunately I realized this after mailing my postcard so cant tell them this.. but I really hope it reaches this time. It would be so disappointing to re match and it not reach second time around.
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[*] posted on 21-11-2019 at 08:08 AM


I have that years ago too.

I wrote on the 2nd card about that, but the recipient doesn't say any word about it in the hurray message.
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[*] posted on 21-11-2019 at 08:39 AM


It once happened to me as well. And I also mentioned it on the card, but the receiver didn't mention it either when he reigstered my card. :D But the second card took only 2 days (to France), so there wasn't much time to worry. The user was very active though, so I wasn't really in doubt whether he would register my card. It was rather obvious the first one really did get lost in the mail.
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[*] posted on 21-11-2019 at 04:14 PM


This happened to me, too, and the second card I sent was not registered either, even though the recipient appeared to be an active Postcrosser. Maybe I'll eventually get her address a third time?
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[*] posted on 3-12-2019 at 12:07 AM


I was so excited that it happened and only about a week after the year had expired I wrote to Ana and Paulo to tell them. I told the lady that I sent it to. She was surprised and happy that she got the second card.
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[*] posted on 9-12-2019 at 08:27 PM


my re match has arrived, woohoo

https://www.postcrossing.com/postcards/US-6379667
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[*] posted on 9-12-2019 at 08:33 PM


I requested five addresses yesterday. All were Russian as expected, and two consecutive addresses were for the same user with two different accounts. There was a small variation in the address so they know which is which. I sent two nice cards matching their wishes and labeled the cards as #1 and #2. I hope they arrive at the same time.
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[*] posted on 9-12-2019 at 10:14 PM


i once got someone who had two accounts and both accounts had sent/recieved a tone of postcards.. what annoyed me is that they linked in each account to the other and expected us to see the recieved walls on BOTH so that we dont repeat a postcard
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