The Power of the Written Word

Correspondences have ended wars, saved lives, made hearts swoon, and connected people continents apart. The power of the written word is forceful – even in today’s digital world. This story from the Daily Mail UK is proof of that. A woman re-discovers “more than 100 letters sent from a lovestruck teenager to his sweetheart” thirty years after ending their relationship (Daily Mail UK). It’s a wonderful read about the beautiful, and lasting, effect that personal correspondence can create.

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2424274/Couple-reunited-30-years-woman-keeps-sweethearts-daily-letters-declaring-undying-love.html

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