Jeannie pressed the envelope against her chest, then to her lips, and slipped it into the post box. To ensure the letter would reach him, she had covered the envelope in huge letters spelling his name: Samuel. She thought of nothing else and no one else on the long walk home. Then, entering the house, Jeannie saw her father at the table with a brand-new Barbie doll just for her, and she quickly forgot about Samuel.
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