At this rate you could probably get one of the $99 Norweigan Air flights from upstate NY and go pick it up yourself!
Good luck, hope you get it back. On Tue, 2018-03-06 at 08:09 -0500, The Professor wrote: > I just found out my bag (and my radios) actually went all the way to > Helsinki, Finland. Apparently, they're on the way back to me, > hopefully. > I have a tracking number... > > On 3/5/2018 7:36 PM, The Professor wrote: > > I got an email this afternoon saying that they "just brought the > > suitcase to a local UPS place and had them see if they could box > > it > > and send it ASAP to New York." Which does sound good, but the > > email > > didn't mention if it had actually been shipped from Germany yet. I > > asked her to assure me that everything was still intact. Haven't > > heard > > back yet. But I don't feel inclined to send back this suitcase I > > ended > > up with (luckily I only have to send it to Philly and not to > > Germany) > > until I get the tracking number for mine, and then confirm it. > > > > On 3/5/2018 12:29 AM, The Professor wrote: > > > First I want to say it was great to be back at the Winterfest, > > > and an > > > honor to spend time with all of you. Camaraderie beyond compare. > > > Y'all know what I mean. I won't say much more. Thank you. That > > > last > > > session of shortwave memories was really something. > > > > > > Now the downside, at least for now. I already posted something > > > about > > > his on facebook, where I guess I don't wanna say much more about > > > it > > > there. But through a strange and unexpected turn of events at the > > > end > > > of a bus out of Philadelphia, my bag is now in Germany, and I > > > have a > > > very similar looking bag full of a stranger's sweaters and > > > Doritos > > > and cookies, and my grand prize from the raffle and a number of > > > important items of mine ended up with somebody leaving the > > > country. > > > > > > The woman who bought the ticket for this German traveler has > > > assured > > > me that my suitcase will be shipped back to me as soon as > > > possible. I > > > hope that's true. But these are strangers, and this is a strange > > > situation. At this point, I don't know what to expect. Whatever > > > happens, I will post on this list and let you all know. > > > > > > Meanwhile, thanks for the memories of this weekend. I'll say this > > > - > > > Rich, and John, all of you, even if I've lost my prize, along > > > with my > > > prized GE portable that was in that bag, and everything else, > > > this > > > last weekend will remain a prized moment in time for me, despite > > > all > > > that. Still, I'm sad (Remember the Yardbirds?), and frankly > > > stressed. > > > But again thank you, for the good times. > > > _______________________________________________ > > > Swlfest mailing list > > > Swlfest@hard-core-dx.com > > > http://montreal.kotalampi.com/mailman/listinfo/swlfest > > > > > > To unsubscribe: Send an E-mail to > > > swlfest-requ...@hard-core-dx.com?subject=unsubscribe, or visit > > > the > > > URL shown above. > > > > > > For more information on the Fest, visit: > > > > > > http://www.swlfest.com > > > http://swlfest.blogspot.com > > > > > _______________________________________________ > Swlfest mailing list > Swlfest@hard-core-dx.com > http://montreal.kotalampi.com/mailman/listinfo/swlfest > > To unsubscribe: Send an E-mail to swlfest-requ...@hard-core-dx.com? > subject=unsubscribe, or visit the URL shown above. > > For more information on the Fest, visit: > > http://www.swlfest.com > http://swlfest.blogspot.com
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