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If you’ve ever lived on pins and needles then this email chain will amuse you…the books are ALMOST in my possession.

From: Lorna Johnson
To: Gina von Esmarch
Sent: Tue Dec 09 12:25:35 2008
Subject: release!
hi Gina – we got word after 5 last night that the container has been released

so we are checking with the folks about the schedule for fetching/opening the container, then delivery

woo hoo – it’s getting close!

From: Gina von Esmarch []
Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2008 9:28 AM
Subject: Re: release!

Yes! Praying for tomorrow or sooner!
Gina von Esmarch

Please pardon the brevity of this message sent from my non-spell checking BlackBerry.


From: Lorna Johnson []
Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2008 2:30 PM
To: Gina von Esmarch
Subject: celebrate!

hi Gina – we are ON for delivery tomorrow Wednesday! sorry, you’ll just have to work from home tomorrow : )

I have asked the driver to phone ahead so that you know when to open the gate

ciao! I mean chow!